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Artist: Wangechi Mutu, Kenyan American, born 1972, M.F.A. 2000

Sentinel I

2018

Paper pulp, wood glue, concrete, wood, glass beads, stone, rose quartz, gourd, and jewelry

87 1/4 × 19 3/4 × 22 in. (221.6 × 50.2 × 55.9 cm) base: 6 × 50 × 47 in. (15.2 × 127 × 119.4 cm)
Janet and Simeon Braguin Fund
2019.119.1
Geography: 
Made in Brooklyn, New York, United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Kenyan American
Period: 
21st century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

This work was created for, and first exhibited at, the Whitney Biennial (May 17th – October 27th 2019). Purchased directly from dealer Barbara Gladstone, Gladstone Gallery, New York; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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