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The Seventies

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"The Seventies" displays the adolescent Blake's identification with musicians who personified the rebellious spirit and raw power of rock and roll. This retrospective of the decade documents cultural trends- such as heavy metal and androgynous, punk fashion- with an alarming insight into the...

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Provenance

The artist; with Mincher/Wilcox Gallery, San Francisco,1991; to MFA, Boston, 1991

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Dwyer Brown in memory of Michael Morano

Copyright

© 1991 Nayland Blake, Courtesy of Matthew Marks Gallery, New York.

1991

Dimensions

95.3 x 127.3 cm (37 1/2 x 50 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1991.700

Medium or Technique

Photograph, chromogenic prints in aluminum frame

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Photographs