Did Jackson Pollock hide a message in his “Mural”?
According to art historian Henry Adams, the answer is “Yes!”
Just in time for Halloween, a new case of a famous artist hiding information in one of his famous paintings. Not as exciting a mystery as in The Davinci Code, but, writing exclusively for Smithsonian magazine, Adams, a professor of art history at Case Western Reserve University, claims Pollock camouflaged his name in this 1940s painting. Adams describes how he discovered the letters and discusses his provocative idea. Is Pollock’s name written all over the painting? Explore the mural for yourself and see what you think. Click here .
Excerpt from Smithsonian.com