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Francesco Clemente has focused on the human body, senses and fears as his primary subject. Settling in New York in 1981, Clemente is one of the most prominent Neo-Expressionist painters to emerge in the 1980s. Characterized by expressive brushstrokes and emotionally-charged symbolism,...

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Provenance

The artist; with Sperone Westwater, New York, 1985; to MFA, Boston, 1986

Credit Line

Juliana Cheney Edwards Collection

Copyright

© 2003 Francesco Clemente

1984

Dimensions

79 x 118 1/2 inches (200.7 x 301 cm)

Accession Number

1986.581

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Contemporary Art

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Paintings