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Four Celestial Babies
  • William S. Burroughs
    1914–1997
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Four Celestial Babies, 1992
  • Where object was made: United States
  • paint on paper
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 44.5 x 58.7 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/2 x 23 1/8 in
    Frame Dimensions: 24 1/4 x 32 1/4 x 1 in
    Weight: 9 lbs
  • Gift from the Estate of William S. Burroughs
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0337
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Four abstracted human forms against the solid white background of the paper, brushwork is extremely loose and done in purple paint.