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Lee Bontecou

Untitled, 1961

1961

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Lee Bontecou, Untitled, 1961, 1961  61.41
Lee Bontecou, Untitled, 1961, 1961. Welded steel, canvas, wire, and rope, 72 5/8 × 66 × 25 7/16 in. (184.5 × 167.6 × 64.6 cm). Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; purchase  61.41 For Teachers
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