21 - 1949 - Mark Rothko - In the pivotal year of Rothko distanced himself from his Surrealist-inspired work of the and began to explore pure abstraction by painting soft-focus squares in diaphanous colors
Paul Klee, Dance You Monster to My Soft Song!, Watercolor and oil transfer drawing on plaster-primed gauze, with watercolor and ink on paperboard mount, gauze: approximately 13 x 11 inches x cm); mount: 17 x 12 inches x cm)
Number 26 - Jackson Pollock, 1949 American painter and a major figure in the abstract expressionist movement. He was well known for his uniquely defined style of drip painting. when I think of cosmopolitan club I think of movement.