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Linienbild, 1971

Line Painting, 1971
Painting, 200.5 x 490.5 cm
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Technical details

Original title:
Linienbild
Registration number:
165
Artist:
Merz, Gerhard
Date created:
1971
Date acquired:
1996
Fonds:
MACBA Collection. MACBA Foundation
Object type:
Painting
Media:
Ink on canvas
Dimensions:
200.5 x 490.5 cm (height x width)
Credits:
MACBA Collection. MACBA Foundation
Copyright:
© Gerhard Merz, VEGAP, Barcelona
It has accessibility resources:
No

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