Abstract Expressionist painting
Franz Kline, Mural ca. 1940's
Chief, Franz Kline, 1950 (Museum of Modern Art)
Coltrane in thought...(wife, Alice in background was a professional pianist), 1962.
Franz Kline, Street Scene, 1949
Franz Kline, Main, ca. 1949
Coltrane stretch, ca. 1957
Franz Kline, Figure 8, 1952
Coltrane was capable of playing melody...
Kline was capable of skilled representation...
But, I'm glad they ventured beyond conventions...