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Exploding Paintbrush

A work made of gelatin silver prints (2).

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  • A work made of gelatin silver prints (2).

Date:

1975

Artist:

Robert Cumming
American, 1943-2021

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Robert Cumming

Title

Exploding Paintbrush

Origin

United States

Date

Made 1975

Medium

Gelatin silver prints (2)

Inscriptions

Inscribed recto, on mount, lower left, below left image, in graphite: "EXPLODING PAINTBRUSH."; signed and inscribed recto, on mount, lower right, below right image, in graphite: "Cumming 1975."; inscribed verso, on sticker affixed to mount, upper left, in black ink: "17" [partially obscured by white linen tape]; verso, on sticker affixed to mount, upper left, in black ink: "ab" [partially obscured by white linen tape]; verso, on mount, upper left, in graphite: "#37"; verso, on mount, lower right, sideways, in graphite: "J43"

Dimensions

24.6 × 19.2 cm (each image); 24.9 × 19.7 cm (each paper); 50.8 × 75.8 cm (mount)

Credit Line

Gift of Arnold and Temmie Gilbert

Reference Number

1983.825

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