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Sylvia Plimack Mangold adhered to illusion and representation when she started painting in the 1960s, a period when minimalist aesthetics disdained imagery. The artist first began rendering carefully observed measuring instruments and floors covered with light in her earlier paintings, including...

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Provenance

The Artist, Brooke Alexander Inc. New York, NY 1982; sold by Brooke Alexander to Private Collection, Louisville KY,1982; consigned to Alexander and Bonin, New York NY 2006; sold to Museum 2006 (Accession Date: December 13, 2006)

Credit Line

Tompkins Collection—Arthur Gordon Tompkins Fund

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1982

Dimensions

60 x 80 inches

Accession Number

2006.1894

Medium or Technique

Oil on linen

Collections

Contemporary Art

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