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Artist: Christian Boltanski, French, born 1944
La Fête de Pourim
Tin boxes, photographs, lamps, electric wire
235 x 50 x 23 cm (92 1/2 x 19 11/16 x 9 1/16 in. )
Gift of Anna Marie and Robert F. Shapiro, B.A. 1956
“Acquisitions 2000,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2001): 126, 128, ill.
Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 324, pl. 310.
Pamela Franks et al., Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 23, 20, 2425, 28, 5556, no. 5, fig. 6.2.
Susan Greenberg Fisher, “Christian Boltanski’s ‘Fête de Pourim’,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 8992, 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.