Jasper Johns: Love and Death

October 22, 1993 – February 20, 1994

Smithsonian American Art Museum
8th and F Streets, NW
Washington, DC

3rd Floor, Gallery 3-D Floor Plan

Visit a select group of drawings, paintings, and lithographs by this 20th-century artist, ranging from his charcoal and pastel drawing Painting with Two Balls (1960), to his series Tantric I, II, and III(1980-81). The works allude to the fundamental struggle of humankind to triumph over death through love's creative forces.