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Robert Colescott



Institution Walker Art Center
Location Not on view.
Exotique, Robert Colescott
Courtesy Walker Art Center
Robert Colescott, Exotique (1994)
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Medium: Paintings | acrylic, gel medium on canvas
Size: framed 89.125 x 77.25 x 3.375 inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: In paint on front LL corner of canvas "R. Colescott"; In paint on front LL corner of canvas below signature "94"; in ink on backside on diamond-shaped wood brace at center where top horizontal and center vertical stretcher bars meet ""EXOTIQUE"/©Robert Colescott/May 1994/liquitex w/ gel med."
Physical Description: Multiple representations of women. One Picasso-like woman, one nude, and one African woman. The African woman is dancing with a mand in a suit. All of the figures have a white dialogue balloon above their head with text inside.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; T. B. Walker Acquisition Fund, 1995
Accession Number: 1995.23
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Robert Colescott, American, Oakland, CA, 1925 - 2009
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, Oakland, CA, 1925 - 2009
Added to Site: March 1, 2009