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Constructing the Grand Canyon


Mark Tansey



Institution Walker Art Center
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Constructing the Grand Canyon, Mark Tansey
Courtesy Walker Art Center
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Medium: Paintings | oil on canvas
Size: unframed 85 x 126.5 x inches
Culture: American
Inscriptions: front in paint LR "Tansey 90"
Physical Description: men and women working with picks and shovels breaking rock on several Grand Canyon like bluffs which are constructed of words.
Credit: Collection Walker Art Center; Gift of Penny and Mike Winton, 1990
Accession Number: 1990.193
Rights: Copyright retained by the artist
Artist: Mark Tansey, American, b. 1949
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, b. 1949
Added to Site: March 1, 2009