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Backs (Man and Woman)

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Provenance

The artist; with Staempfli Gallery, New York; about 1965, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Espaldas (Hombre y mujer)

1964

Dimensions

42 x 63 in. (41 1/2 x 61 1/2 x 2 1/4 in. overall)

Accession Number

2003.40

Medium or Technique

Oil on wood

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Contemporary Art

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