Virginia Konchan

  • Virginia Konchan

The Sunday Poem: Virginia Konchan

By |10.01.11|

 

 

 

American Gothic

 

I.
Regionalist painter Thomas Hart Benton was naturally stunned
by the commercial success of his pupil Jackson Pollock, whose No. 5, 1948,
a “nest-like drizzle of yellows and browns on fiberboard,” sold for 140 million,
becoming the most expensive […]