“When I’m painting, I’m not aware of what I’m doing. It’s only after a get acquainted period that I see what I’ve been about. I’ve no fears about making changes for the painting has a life of its own”.
Jackson Pollock. 1912-1956
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1st painting: Number 5. by Jackson Pollock. 1948. 4×8′. Oil on fiberboard.
2nd. Number 1. by Jackson Pollock. 1949. 5’3″x8’6″. Enamel and aluminum paint on canvas.
3rd. Convergence. by Jackson Pollock. 1952. 93.5″x155″. Oil on canvas.