Glenn Ligon

American (Bronx, New York, 1960)

White #20

painting | oilstick on linen
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  • White #20

    Glenn Ligon, White #20, 1995; oilstick on linen, 60 in. x 48 in. (152.4 cm x 121.92 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Purchase through a gift of Shawn Byers; © Glenn Ligon

60 in. x 48 in. (152.4 cm x 121.92 cm)
Acquired 1996
Collection SFMOMA
Purchase through a gift of Shawn Byers
© Glenn Ligon


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