Luchs has shifted earlier imagery of an ensnared rabbit to a continuing obsession with hunted animals, expressing emotional wariness, entrapment, and self-doubt through his evocative juxtapositions of animals and handguns.
Artist Michael Luchs, American, 1938 - 2021
Title
  • Untitled
Date 1990
Medium caulk, latex, oil paint, and oil crayon on unsized linen
Dimensions Unframed: 85 × 52 1/2 inches (215.9 × 133.4 cm)
Framed: 99 × 69 1/8 × 1 9/16 inches (251.5 × 175.6 × 4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with Funds from the Friends of Modern Art in honor of Anne M. Spivak
Accession Number 1992.219
Department Contemporary Art after 1950
Not On View
the artist;
1992-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)