Kurt Seligmann, Baphomet, 1948

Images of Kurt Seligmann, Baphomet

Eerily illustrated humanoid forms appear to be made of ragged paper or fabric. These figures stand on surreal geometric platforms.
Kurt Seligmann, American, b. Switzerland, 1900–1962
Baphomet, 1948
Oil on canvas
Panel: 48 ¼ × 58 1/8 in. (122.6 × 147.6 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Joseph and Jory Shapiro, 1992.72

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago