Mark Tansey

American (San Jose, California, 1949)

The Occupation (New York 1984)

1984
drawing | graphite on paper
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  • The Occupation (New York 1984)

    Mark Tansey, The Occupation (New York 1984), 1984; graphite on paper, 16 5/8 in. x 20 1/8 in. (42.23 cm x 51.12 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Fund of the Eighties purchase; © Mark Tansey


16 5/8 in. x 20 1/8 in. (42.23 cm x 51.12 cm)
Acquired 1984
Collection SFMOMA
Fund of the Eighties purchase
© Mark Tansey
84.130

Tags

fiction, soldiers, military, streets, invasions, garbage trucks, cityscapes, sidewalks, corners, telephone booths, uniforms, helmets, men


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