Christopher Wilmarth

American (Sonoma, California, 1943 - 1987, Brooklyn, New York)

Long Beginnings for My Brother

sculpture | steel and glass
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    Christopher Wilmarth, Long Beginnings for My Brother, 1974; steel and glass, 30 in. x 60 in. x 5 1/4 in. (76.2 cm x 152.4 cm x 13.34 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. David Robinson; © Estate of Christopher Wilmarth

30 in. x 60 in. x 5 1/4 in. (76.2 cm x 152.4 cm x 13.34 cm)
Acquired 1977
Collection SFMOMA
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. David Robinson
© Estate of Christopher Wilmarth


mirrors, glass

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