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Pathology of Suspension #6

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Sikander studied miniature painting at the National College of Art, Lahore, a decision she considered an act of defiance as this tradition was viewed with suspicion and seen as irrelevant to contemporary practices. The artist has, however, transformed miniature paintings inherent...

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Provenance

The artist; with Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, 2005; purchased by the MFA, Boston, June 21, 2006

Credit Line

Barbara Lee Endowment for Contemporary Art by Women and Charles Bain Hoyt Fund

Copyright

Courtesy of Sikkema Jenkins & Co.

2005

Dimensions

77 1/2 x 51 1/2 inches

Accession Number

2006.1254

Medium or Technique

Ink and gouache on prepared paper

Collections

Contemporary Art

Classifications

Mixed media