Sari Dienes and Contemporary Rubbings

Sari Dienes, Tred Squares, c. 1953–55, Ink on webril, 36 x 36 inches. Courtesy of The Sari Dienes Foundation, Pomona, NY. © Sari Dienes Foundation/ Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY.

Although Sari Dienes was a central figure of the 1950s New York art world, her contributions to the arts have been overlooked for decades, relegated to the status of a