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You Scratch My Back and I'll Scratch Yours

A work made of acrylic on canvas.
© Karl Wirsum.

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  • A work made of acrylic on canvas.

Date:

1980

Artist:

Karl Wirsum
American, 1939-2021

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Contemporary Art

Artist

Karl Wirsum

Title

You Scratch My Back and I'll Scratch Yours

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1980

Medium

Acrylic on canvas

Dimensions

91.4 × 66 cm (36 × 26 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the Robert A. Lewis Fund in memory of William and Polly Levey

Reference Number

1982.401

Copyright

© Karl Wirsum.

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