Irving Petlin, The Loved One, 1979

Images of Irving Petlin, The Loved One

A colorful, primarily yellow illustration shows a ghostly humanoid form extending a long, tendril-like arm to grasp an object in the foreground.
Irving Petlin, American, 1934–2018
The Loved One, 1979
Oil on canvas
Panel: 30 × 36 in. (76.2 × 91.4 cm.)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Samuel W. and Blanche M. Koffler, 1979.11.1

Photo © MCA Chicago