Nicolas de Staël, Russian (worked in France), 1914–1955 Russian
199.4 x 240.3 cm (78 1/2 x 94 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Oil on plywood panel
Charlotte F. and Irving W. Rabb Gallery (Gallery 155)
One of de Staël's largest works, Rue Gauguet evolved over two years. Named after the street where the artist had his studio, the work, shot through with broad strokes of color, is built up of many layers of heavily manipulated paint.