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Jane Benson

Signs & Symbols, 2017

Archival ink on paper and headphones
21 5/8 × 28 5/8 in
54.9 × 72.7 cm
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The Kitchen

Courtesy of the Artist and LMAKgallery.

In this work, Jane Benson used a knife to painstakingly …

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Courtesy of the Artist and LMAKgallery.

In this work, Jane Benson used a knife to painstakingly excise the text of Vladimir Nabokov’s 1948 story “Signs and Symbols,” leaving only the syllables of the musical scale—do, re, mi, fa, so, la, and ti. The remaining fragments, framed here in sequence, were then used as …

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About the work
The Kitchen

Courtesy of the Artist and LMAKgallery.

In this work, Jane Benson used a knife to painstakingly …

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Courtesy of the Artist and LMAKgallery.

In this work, Jane Benson used a knife to painstakingly excise the text of Vladimir Nabokov’s 1948 story “Signs and Symbols,” leaving only the syllables of the musical scale—do, re, mi, fa, so, la, and ti. The remaining fragments, framed here in sequence, were then used as …

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Courtesy of the Artist and The Kitchen.

Jane Benson

Signs & Symbols, 2017

Archival ink on paper and headphones
21 5/8 × 28 5/8 in
54.9 × 72.7 cm
Bidding closed
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