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Face Painting

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Gonzales' work typically begins with found or archival photographs that he digitally alters through computer-assisted distortions and then translates into the medium of painting. The Face Painting series began with a schematic drawing of a female face from an escort service advertisement in...

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Provenance

The artist; with Lauren Wittels Gallery, New York; to Private Collection, U.S., 1996; annonymous gift to MFA, Boston, 1996

Credit Line

Gift of Peter Halley

Copyright

Reproduced with Permission.

1995

Dimensions

167.6 x 167.6 cm (66 x 66 in.)

Accession Number

1996.16

Medium or Technique

Acrylic on canvas

Collections

Contemporary Art

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Paintings