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Wu Street

A work made of four found oil paintings on canvas-covered board, photographic copies, magazine pages, and tracing paper, with collaged text and images.
© 1993 Xu Bing and Ai Weiwei

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  • A work made of four found oil paintings on canvas-covered board, photographic copies, magazine pages, and tracing paper, with collaged text and images.

Date:

1993

Artist:

Xu Bing and Ai Weiwei
Chinese, born 1955 and 1957

About this artwork

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Contemporary Art

Artist

Xu Bing

Title

Wu Street

Date

1993

Medium

Four found oil paintings on canvas-covered board, photographic copies, magazine pages, and tracing paper, with collaged text and images

Dimensions

Dimensions vary with installation. Three paintings 90 × 60 cm (35 2/5 × 23 3/5 in.), each; one painting 60 × 90 cm (23 3/5 × 35 2/5 in.); si× single magazine pages, three stacks of magazine pages, and two magazines, 28 × 20 cm (11 × 7 7/8 in.), each page

Credit Line

Through prior purchase from the Mary and Leigh Block Fund

Reference Number

2015.81a-h

Copyright

© 1993 Xu Bing and Ai Weiwei

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