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Artist: James Rosenquist, American, 1933 - 2017

While the Earth Revolves at Night

1982

Acrylic on canvas; three panels

198.1 x 502.9 cm (78 x 198.375 in.) each panel:78 x 66 1/8x 1 1/2
Charles B. Benenson, B.A. 1933, Collection
2006.52.53
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Judith Goldman, James Rosenquist, exh. cat. (New York: Viking Press, 1985), 61, 176, ill.

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2006–June 30, 2007,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 240.

Cathleen Chaffee, Eye on a Century: Modern and Contemporary Art from the Charles B. Benenson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2012), 136–37, 175, no. 64.

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.

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