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Lucas Blalock Reading 3.221: Objects Can Only Be Named. Signs Are Their Representatives. I Can Only Speak About Them: I Cannot Put Them Into Words. Propositions Can Only Say How Things Are, Not What They Are.

A work made of gelatin silver print.

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  • A work made of gelatin silver print.

Date:

2019

Artist:

Arthur Ou
Taiwanese, born 1974

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Photography and Media

Artist

Arthur Ou

Title

Lucas Blalock Reading 3.221: Objects Can Only Be Named. Signs Are Their Representatives. I Can Only Speak About Them: I Cannot Put Them Into Words. Propositions Can Only Say How Things Are, Not What They Are.

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Made 2019

Medium

Gelatin silver print

Edition

2 of 5

Dimensions

Paper: 20.4 × 25.4 cm (8 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph and Nancy Segall

Reference Number

2021.586.5

Extended information about this artwork

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