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Study for Heart with Paper
  • Dennis Oppenheim
    born: Electric City, Washington, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Study for Heart with Paper, 1991
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil, colored pencil, oil wash, oil pastel, screen print, on paper
  • Paper Type: heavy wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 96.8 x 127.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 38 1/8 x 50 3/16 in
  • Gift of Byron and Eileen Cohen in memory of Dorothy and Tom Cohen, Max Eaglstein, Leonard Levinson and Jordon Cohen
  • Not on display
  • 2000.0144.03
Label Text

Bottom left section of entire sketch of anatomical heart, with one valve suggested diagonally up to top right corner. Inscription bottom in bold capital lettering over blue areas. Photo images of dirt tracks bottom center and top left. Hear mass mostly in pinks and greens.