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Artist: Haim Steinbach, American, born 1944, M.F.A. 1973

security and serenity #2

1986

Plastic laminated wood shelves, 4 blue “Gem Lites” glitter lights, 2 white Makio Hasuike toilet brushes, and 2 black Makio Hasuike toilet brushes

Left: 76.2 × 78.74 × 33.02 cm (30 × 31 × 13 in.) Right: 76.2 × 78.74 × 33.02 cm (30 × 31 × 13 in.)
Purchased with a gift from the Arthur and Constance Zeckendorf Foundation
2011.146.1
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Bibliography: 

Holland Cotter, “Haim Steinbach: Shelf Life,” Art in America 76, no. 6 (May 1988): 156–7, 162, ill.

Brandon Taylor, Avant-Garde and After: Rethinking Art Now (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1995), 88–89, fig. 59.

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