Misleading Caption

A New Yorker magazine article about an exhibit of the paintings of artist Agnes Martin offered the following photo of one of her paintings.

new-yorker-agnes-martinThe caption beneath it said “Summer” (1964): Synthesizing both Abstract Expressionism and minimalism.”

The Curmudgeon disagrees. When he views this painting he sees “Ceramic tiles in the men’s room at Macy’s in Philadelphia.”

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