Gift of John M. Parker Jr.
Among the most renowned contemporary still lifes are Jasper Johns' Savarin coffee cans. Johns used this humble object in his studio to store his paint brushes. The image has become symbolic of the artist's life and can be viewed as a self-portrait.
© Jasper Johns/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY
Jasper Johns: Prints: 1977-1981; 1981; no. 5
The Prints of Jasper Johns, 1960-1993: A Catalogue Raisonné; Richard Field; 1994; cat. no 191
Signature & date
Signed, numbered, and dated, lower edge
Docent information sheet
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Jasper Johns (American, b.1930)