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Modern and Contemporary Art
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
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Artist: Nora Ligorano, American, born 1956
Artist: Marshall Reese, American, born 1955

Bible Belt

1992

Found bible attached to leather belt with Jesus belt buckle

20.32 × 101.6 × 10.16 cm (8 × 40 × 4 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.169a-b
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Bought from the artist 5/1/21994

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

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