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The History of Chinese Art and A Concise History of Modern Painting Washed in a Washing Machine for Two Minutes

Date
1987/1993
Dimensions
overall 30-1/4 x 19 x 27-1/2 inches
Type
Sculptures
Description
Previously titled: The History of Chinese Painting and the History of Modern Western Art Washed in the Washing Machine for Two Minutes (see object file). The pulp remains of two books washed in a washing machine on an irregularly broken sheet of glass. The glass sits across the top of an open wooden Chinese tea box.
Materials
Chinese teabox, paper pulp, glass
Credit Line
T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 2001
Accession Number
2001.125.1-.2
Copyright
Copyright retained by the artist