Untitled (Comb)

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Untitled (Comb)

Latvia, active United States, 1970
Sculpture
Enamel on wood
77 x 24 in. (195.58 x 60.96 cm)
Contemporary Art Council Fund (M.72.26)
Currently on public view:
Ahmanson Building, floor 2 MAP IT
Ahmanson Building, floor 2

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Curator Notes

Celmins visited LACMA in 2011 and talked about the piece in this video:

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Celmins visited LACMA in 2011 and talked about the piece in this video:

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Bibliography

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  • Barron, Stephanie; Draguet, Michel; with the assitance of Cochran, Sara ; essays by Armstrong, Richard; Barron, Stephanie; Bernstein, Roberta; Cochran, Sara; Draguet, Michel; Duve, Thierry de; Karmel, Pepe; Papanikolas, Theresa; Roussel, Noëllie; Tashjian, Dickran; Zelevansky, Lynn. Magritte and Contemporary Art:  The Treachery of Images. Los Angeles:  Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Belgium:  Ludion, 2006.