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Kehinde Wiley

Femme piquée par un serpent, 2008

Oil on canvas
102 × 300 in
259.1 × 762 cm
location
Brooklyn
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Courtesy of Sean Kelly, New York. © Kehinde Wiley
Kehinde Wiley
American, b. 1977
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Working exclusively in portraiture, Kehinde Wiley fuses traditional formats and motifs with modern …

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Working exclusively in portraiture, Kehinde Wiley fuses traditional formats and motifs with modern modes of representation. Selecting works from old masters like Peter Paul Rubens or Jacques-Louis David, Wiley replaces the historical figures with handsome young black men. In his related, ongoing “World Stage” series, …

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About the work
Exhibition history
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Courtesy of Sean Kelly, New York. © Kehinde Wiley
Kehinde Wiley
American, b. 1977
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Working exclusively in portraiture, Kehinde Wiley fuses traditional formats and motifs with modern …

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Working exclusively in portraiture, Kehinde Wiley fuses traditional formats and motifs with modern modes of representation. Selecting works from old masters like Peter Paul Rubens or Jacques-Louis David, Wiley replaces the historical figures with handsome young black men. In his related, ongoing “World Stage” series, …

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Kehinde Wiley

Femme piquée par un serpent, 2008

Oil on canvas
102 × 300 in
259.1 × 762 cm
location
Brooklyn
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