Trucks (What I See)
Plywood, found glass pane, found wood scraps, nails, glue(s),
paperboard, ink, paint
62 × 48 1/4 × 3 in., 82 lb. (157.5 × 122.6 × 7.6 cm, 37.19kg)
mount (overall on board mount): 62 1/2 × 49 × 5 in. (158.8 × 124.5 × 12.7 cm) (show scale)
Front, near middle, inscribed in ink: “Young”
Back, lower left, inscribed upside down in pencil: “By Young”
Gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2018
This item is not on view
Purvis Young (American, 1943-2010). Trucks (What I See), late 1970s. Plywood, found glass pane, found wood scraps, nails, glue(s),
paperboard, ink, paint, 62 × 48 1/4 × 3 in., 82 lb. (157.5 × 122.6 × 7.6 cm, 37.19kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Souls Grown Deep Foundation from the William S. Arnett Collection, 2018, 2018.28.8. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: , CUR.2018.28.8.jpg)
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