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Study for the Sculpture "Eternal Presence"

Boston native John Wilson received his early training at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts. His post-graduate studies took him to Paris, where he studied with Fernand Léger, and later to Mexico City, where the socially engaged work of the Mexican muralists helped to define his own style....

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Inscription

l.r., black crayon: Wilson 1972

Provenance

Artist; purchased by MFA, June 1997.

Credit Line

Richard Florsheim Art Fund and Anonymous Gift

Copyright

© VAGA, New York, NY

1972

Dimensions

Sight: 97.1 x 89cm (38 1/4 x 35 1/16in.) Framed: 102.9 x 94.6 cm (40 1/2 x 37 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1997.101

Medium or Technique

Black crayon on paper

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