Economy

Economy:

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Barnett Newman, “Covenant,” 1949, oil paint

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Barnett Newman, “Onement VI,” 1953, oil paint

These two painting illustrate the principle of economy in that they offer a work of art that is both expressive and intriguing. They are economic in that use very little elements, a line or two, to give the viewer a sense of interest.

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