Flay (James Madison)

Accession Number

Flay (James Madison)

Titus Kaphar

Artist Nationality
American (North American)

Object Creation Date

Medium & Support
oil on canvas with nails

5 x 4 ft. (152.4 x 121.92 cm)

Credit Line
Museum Purchase made possible by Joseph and Annette Allen

Physical Description
Portrait of a man with a powdered hairstyle close to his ears and gathered back at the nape of his neck. He wears a dark coat and and is placed in front of a pink background. At the level of the man's face, the canvas is shredded into long, loosely hanging strips. 

Primary Object Classification

Primary Object Type

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

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On display

UMMA Gallery Location ➜ AMH, 1st floor ➜ 103 (Marvin H. and Mary M. Davidson Gallery)