Garden shadows 2000 Robert Kipniss, born New York City 1931 Kathy Caraccio (Printer) mezzotint on paper plate: 11 x 9 in. x cm) sheet: 17 x 13 in. x cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of James F.
With his mezzotints Robert Kipniss approaches the physical world formally through reduction of modeling and foreshortening and careful balance of vertical and horizontal elements. Gravity seems to firmly anchor Kipniss’ simple geometric masses and they ap