Found Image: Jasper Johns' Flag (Moratorium) (1969)

Image

Jasper Johns' Flag Moratorium (1969)

Format

jpg

License

Creative Commons Licence

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Contributors

Created date

January 14, 2019

Critical Commentary

  • Completed in 1969, at the height of the U.S. war in Vietnam, the painting, like the war, and toxics more broadly presents in different ways -- and its effects are unsettling.
  • The viewer only knows to "look for" the illusion when directed or if the viewer accidentally stumbles upon it

Tags

war