Martin Kippenberger

German (Dortmund, Germany, 1953 - 1997, Vienna, Austria)

The Raft of the Medusa

print | lithographs
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  • The Raft of the Medusa

    Martin Kippenberger, The Raft of the Medusa, 1996; lithographs, various dimensions; Collection SFMOMA, Ruth and Moses Lasky Fund purchase; © Estate of Martin Kippenberger

Various dimensions
Acquired 1998
Collection SFMOMA
Ruth and Moses Lasky Fund purchase
© Estate of Martin Kippenberger


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