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Untitled (Das Knie)
Images of Marwan Kassab-Bachi, Untitled (Das Knie)
This is a painting of a fair-skinned, middle-aged man standing against a brown background. His ga...
A mustachioed, middle-aged man standing against a solid dark terra-cotta background is rendered in loose brushstrokes. While fully clothed, his bare left knee juts out from the side of his hip.
This is a painting of a fair-skinned, middle-aged man standing against a brown background. His gaze is directed at the viewer. He is bald and has a mustache and a goatee. He wears a beige turtleneck and bright blue jeans. His right hand is obscured, resting in his pocket, while his left hand hangs in front of him. A bare leg is jutting out from the side of his hip, knee bent.
A painting of a bald, mustachioed, middle-aged person standing against a solid dark terra-cotta background is rendered in loose brushstrokes. He wears a yellowish long sleeve shirt and blue jeans. While fully clothed, the man's bare left leg appears to jut out from the side of his hip, knee bent.
Marwan Kassab-Bachi, Syrian, 1934–2016
Untitled (Das Knie), 1967
Oil on canvas
65 5/8 × 46 13/16 in. (166.7 × 118.9 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of the Albert A. Robin Estate by exchange; The Pritzker Traubert Visionary Acquisition Fund; Anixter Art Acquisition Fund, 2016.20
Photo: Nathan Keay
© MCA Chicago