oil on canvas
60 x 48 in.
(152.4 x 121.9 cm.)
Museum Ludwig, Cologne
©2019 Morgan Art Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), NY
“Please excuse my irascibility, but I just lost my gas meter, & I feel a little chilled toward the world. My loss did inspire a new painting, however: “The American Gas Works.”” — Robert Indiana
Letter to Dorothy C. Miller dated II•XII•61