Becoming

Title

Becoming

Subject

Virginia
Art

Description

Abstract painter Lois Bartlett Tracy was well known for her use of color. Hailed as a visionary artist , Tracy, whose work had been shown in exhibitions throughout the country, founded an artist colony in Englewood, Florida in the 1960s and taught college-level art courses at several universities. Her work was loosely inspired by the Florida landscape and was characterized by bright colors and swirling movement.

Creator

Lois Bartlett Tracy (American, 1901-2008)

Rights

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC-EDU/1.0/

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

TAU_ART_000134
1956.001

Date Created

1945?

Is Part Of

Taubman Museum of Art

Medium

painting (visual works)
oil

Provenance

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. University Libraries
Taubman Museum of Art (Repository)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. L.O. Brown

Files

TAU_ART_000134_0001.jpg

Tags

Citation

Lois Bartlett Tracy (American, 1901-2008), “Becoming,” Southwest Virginia Digital Archive, accessed September 20, 2020, https://di.lib.vt.edu/items/show/958.