Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Roberto Matta, Chilean, 1911–2002

La vie est touchée

1957

Oil on canvas

144.8 x 204.5 x 2.2 cm (57 x 80 1/2 x 7/8 in.) framed: 149.9 x 209.6 x 4.1 cm (59 x 82 1/2 x 1 5/8 in.)
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. John A. Cook, B.A. 1932
1960.28
Culture: 
Chilean
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Past Futures: Science Fiction, Space Travel, and Postwar Art of the Americas, exh. cat. (Brunswick, Maine: Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 2015), 38–39, 56, pl. 7.

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