'Ancestral Worship'

'Ancestral Worship'

Whitney Museum of American Art via Bloomberg

"Ancestral Worship" (1947) by Theodoros Stamos. The ink, watercolor and pastel drawing is among about 80 abstract works from the mid-1940s to the end of the 1950s in the Whitney Museum's group show "Signs & Symbols," which runs through Oct. 28, 2012.