Jasper Johns. Device circle, (1959).
Tremaine Collection / Miller Co. art & design
15 March 2019 | Updated 7 October 2019
Device circle, (1959)
Encaustic and collage on canvas with movable arm
40 x 40 in. (101.6 x 101.6 cm)
Acquired 1960 from Leo Castelli Gallery
The current location of Jasper Johns’s Device circle is unknown. Click to see a photo of the artwork (Emily Hall Tremaine biography, 16th photo page after p. 120, direct to pdf).
To learn more about Jasper Johns’s Device circle since 1959, click the link(s) to article and exhibition compilations with documentation below.
Emily Hall Tremaine Papers at the Smithsonian, reproduction permissions section: Shortlisted guide to artworks
ADC staff - 19 Mar 20
Emily Hall Tremaine Papers at the Smithsonian, reproduction permissions section: Shortlisted guide to artworks To assist researchers, below is a quick scan through the documentation that specifies which artworks are mentioned in each folder. As a reminder, this documentation provides leads,...
ADC staff - 14 Jan 20
Tremaine Collection artworks and designs in publications (compilation; 1945-present) With her extensive communications experience from the 1930s, Emily Hall Tremaine marshalled those skills for the benefit of the artworks and designs that she worked with, 1945-87. This compilation focuses on...
ADC staff - 13 Oct 19
Tremaine Collection: Art and architecture photo index for three books (2019) The following is an index of photos of artworks and designs concerning the former Tremaine Collection from three sources: the biography Emily Hall Tremaine: Collector on a cusp (2001), by Kathleen Housley; Nancy...
The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters exhibition catalogue (list of photos of artworks and designs) (1984)
ADC staff - 26 Aug 19
The Tremaine Collection: 20th Century Masters exhibition catalogue (list of photos of artworks and designs) (1984) The following is a photo index of the catalogue accompanying the exhibition at the Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT (26 February - 29 April 1984). The following photos of artworks...
ADC staff - 31 Mar 19
Tremaine Collection artworks in Tremaine auction catalogues (1988, 1991) The following are the artworks (with photos) included in the catalogues for the 1988 and 1991 Tremaine Collection auctions. (While famous auctions, only a small portion of the collection was auctioned.) Selected media...
ADC staff - 15 Mar 19
Louise Lawler. The Tremaine pictures. List of photoworks (2007) The photoworks include views of several iconic artworks. The descriptions below highlight which works they are, with links to information sources. Louise Lawler’s The Tremaine pictures show at BFAS Blondeau Fine Art Services,...
ADC staff - 16 Jun 16
Tremaine Collection artworks and designs in exhibitions (compilation; 1945-present) Starting with their Miller Company Collection of Abstract Art, Burton Tremaine and Emily Hall Tremaine, known for her great eye, built a collection of works which were featured in hundreds of exhibitions. After...