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Artist: Duane Hanson, (American, 1925-1996)
Man in Chair with Beer
Fiberglass and polyester resin, oil paint, and mixed media
Overall: 99.06 x 106.68 x 165.1cm (39 x 42 x 65in.), approximately life-sized
Gift of Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935
Not on view
Fortissimo!: Thirty years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of contemporary art, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: RISD Museum, 1985), 19, 4546, 96, 136, no. 57, ill.
“Acquisitions 2001,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 145.
Pamela Franks et al., Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 2, 4, 24, 27, 4748, no. 8, fig. 3.4.
Johanna Garfield, “ ‘The Jottings of a Poor Scrivener’: How Richard Brown Baker’s Journals Were Intimately Tied to His Collecting,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 40, fig. 3.
Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 31819, fig. 1.
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.