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Target Practice: Take This! Take That!, from the series Life with Heather

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This drawing comes from a series called Life with Heather, in which the artist uses metaphor to explore interpersonal relationships. "When we get into an argument," Norman says, "we tend to target the same issues and like driving nails in our hearts, we hammer away with painful words. Even...

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Inscription

Inscribed in graphite pencil, in image, l. l.: 1994 J. Norman

Provenance

Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan, Providence, RI (acquired by them in February 1994); gift to MFA, September 1995.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Chazan

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1994

Dimensions

Sheet: 127 x 96.8 cm (50 x 38 1/8 in.) Framed: 133 x 102.6 x 5.1 cm (52 3/8 x 40 3/8 x 2 in.)

Accession Number

1995.718

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and ink on paper

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