Mary Bauermeister Image Highlights

  • Palette

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Palette, 1966

    Painted wood, glass, optical lenses, and ink

    14 3/4 x 12 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.

    Private Collection.

  • Writing

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Writing, 1966

    Acrylic, ink, plaster, glass, optical lenses on fiberboard

    33 1/2 x 33 3/4 x 6 in.

    Brooklyn Museum, Carll H. de Silver Fund, Caroline A. L. Pratt Fund and Ella C. Woodward Fund. 67.273.

  • My Contribution to Light Art is Dead, Serious Art

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    My Contribution to Light Art is Dead, Serious Art, 1966–1967

    Painted wood, glass, optical lenses, and ink

    42 x 113 1/2 x 5 in.

    Collection of Fernanda Bonino.

  • #175 The Great Society

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    #175 The Great Society, 1969

    Painted wood, glass, optical lenses, and ink

    7 13/16 x 25 5/8 x 25 5/8 in.

    Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Bequest of Richard S. Zeisler (Class of 1937). AC 2007:14.

  • Sand-Stein-Kugelgruppe

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Sand-Stein-Kugelgruppe, 1962

    Sand, stones, and paint on panels

    86 x 102 3/4 x 3 3/4 in.

    Collection of Fernanda Bonino.

  • Progressions

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Progressions, 1963

    Pebbles and sand on plywood

    51 1/4 x 47 3/8 x 4 3/4 in.

    The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Matthew T. Mellon Foundation Fund, 1964. 254.1964. Image © The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY.

  • Variation on Quentin Metsys

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Variation on Quentin Metsys, 1969

    Paint, stones, and photographs on masonite

    35 1/2 x 35 1/2 x 3 1/2 in.

    Greenwich Fine Arts.

  • Self-Portrait

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Self-Portrait, c. 1970

    Wood easel, painted wood and ink

    20 1/4 x 8 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.

    Collection of Fernanda Bonino.

  • Needless Needles

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Needless Needles, 1964

    Ink, colored ink, and pencil on paper

    19 5/8 x 23 5/8 in.

    The Museum of Modern Art, New York, Gift of John S. Newberry, 1964. 268.1964. Image © The Museum of Modern Art/Licensed by SCALA/Art Resource, NY.

  • Pictionary

    Mary Bauermeister. German, Born 1934

    Pictionary, 1966

    Painted wood, glass, optical lenses, and ink

    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Gift, Tom and Remi Messer, 1984.