Back Seat Dodge '38

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Back Seat Dodge '38

United States, 1964
Installation Art
Paint, fiberglass and flock, 1938 Dodge, recorded music, and player, chicken wire, beer bottles, artificial grass, and cast plaster figures.
66 x 120 x 156 in. (167.64 x 304.8 x 396.24 cm); Current footprint: 120 x 145 in. (304.8 x 368.3cm)
Puchased with funds provided by the Art Museum Council Fund (M.81.248a-e)
Not currently on public view

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