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Three Flags

Three American Flags by Jasper Johns
Three American Flags by Jasper Johns

Three Flags (1954-1955) by the American artist Jasper Johns is one of a series of flag paintings by the artist.

johns with flag in studio
johns with flag in studio

Johns also made a series of target and number paintings during the same period. In this piece the artist painted three separate flags and attached them to each other, creating a three-dimensional object.

“Do something, do something to that, and then do something to that.” Jasper Johns.

 Jasper Johns Flag Interview

 

Johns Jasper Ideas in Paint 1989

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