Faramarz Pilaram

Colt 45, 1968

Image for Colt 45, 1968

Although this work may at first glance appear abstract, the figure of a female bandit on horseback is embedded in its web of black lines. She holds a cocked pistol—which provides the work’s title.

Medium Oil on canvas
Dimensions 53 x 39 in.
Credit Line Grey Art Gallery, New York University Art Collection
Donor Gift of Abby Weed Grey
Object ID G1975.109
Artwork Date 1968


Collection Years: 1968