oil on canvas
60 x 48 in.
(152.4 x 121.9 cm)
Museum Ludwig, Cologne
©2019 Morgan Art Foundation Ltd./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 December 11, 1961