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Monument Odessa
  • Christian Boltanski
    born 1944
    born: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Monument Odessa, 1991
  • Where object was made: France
  • photographs, glass, electric lights, wire
  • Object Height/Width: 218.4 x 104.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 86 x 41 1/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, E4
  • 1994.0059
Label Text

Large image of a face in center with three smaller rectangular face images surrounding. Lights with cords luminate the work and all cords join together at bottom of work under the large image.