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Richard Artschwager acknowledges the Pop, Minimal and Conceptual movements of the 1960s and 1970s with humor in his work. Artschwager ran his own furniture factory in the early 1960s, an experience that remains central to his art making. His preference for everyday objects and industrial...

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Provenance

The artist; with Harcus Gallery, Boston, 1990; to MFA, Boston, 1990

Credit Line

NEA Purchase Plan and Ernest Wadsworth Longfellow Fund

Copyright

© Richard Artschwager / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.

1990

Dimensions

99.1 x 104.1 x 127 cm (39 x 41 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

1990.497

Medium or Technique

Chair of wood; oak, Formica, steel and cowhide

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Sculpture