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John and Sue - Hope from the Wastelands
  • Louis Cork Marcheschi
    born 1945
    born: San Mateo, California, United States
  • John and Sue - Hope from the Wastelands, 1977
  • Where object was made: United States
  • neon, canvas, wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 46 1/16 x 51 9/16 x 1 15/16 in
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 117 x 131 x 5 cm
  • Gift of Byron and Eileen Cohen
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0028
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White ground over which are eight horizontal neon tubes placed 4 3/4" apart. Top and bottom tubes are clear; remaining six are blue (red when turned on), except for 4" at each end.