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Robert Longo

Millions of Bodies, 1984

Silkscreen on aluminum, wood, and charcoal and graphite on dyed paper, triptych
71 × 32 × 12 in
180.3 × 81.3 × 30.5 cm
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Provenance
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Phillips

(i) 35 x 29 3/4 in. (88.9 x 75.6 cm.)
(ii) 20 x 32 x 12 in. (50.8 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)
(iii) 20 3/8 x …

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(i) 35 x 29 3/4 in. (88.9 x 75.6 cm.)
(ii) 20 x 32 x 12 in. (50.8 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)
(iii) 20 3/8 x 30 5/8 in. (51.8 x 77.8 cm.)
Overall installed 71 x 32 x 12 in. (180.3 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)

Signature
(iii) signed "Robert Longo" on the reverse of the backing board
Robert Longo
American, b. 1953
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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his …

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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his iconic 1983 large-scale charcoal drawings of businessmen posing in uncanny contortions. “I always imagine that I want to make art that is going to kill you,” he said in 1984. “Whether it’s going to do it visually or …

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About the work
Provenance
P
Phillips

(i) 35 x 29 3/4 in. (88.9 x 75.6 cm.)
(ii) 20 x 32 x 12 in. (50.8 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)
(iii) 20 3/8 x …

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(i) 35 x 29 3/4 in. (88.9 x 75.6 cm.)
(ii) 20 x 32 x 12 in. (50.8 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)
(iii) 20 3/8 x 30 5/8 in. (51.8 x 77.8 cm.)
Overall installed 71 x 32 x 12 in. (180.3 x 81.3 x 30.5 cm.)

Signature
(iii) signed "Robert Longo" on the reverse of the backing board
Robert Longo
American, b. 1953
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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his …

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Robert Longo burst onto the New York art scene as a brash 25-year-old with “Men in the Cities,” his iconic 1983 large-scale charcoal drawings of businessmen posing in uncanny contortions. “I always imagine that I want to make art that is going to kill you,” he said in 1984. “Whether it’s going to do it visually or …

Read more

Robert Longo

Millions of Bodies, 1984

Silkscreen on aluminum, wood, and charcoal and graphite on dyed paper, triptych
71 × 32 × 12 in
180.3 × 81.3 × 30.5 cm
Bidding closed
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