Man in Chair with Beer Artist: Duane Hanson (American, 1925–1996)


Fiberglass and polyester resin, oil paint, and mixed media


99.06 × 106.68 × 165.1 cm (39 × 42 × 65 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935

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20th century


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Richard Brown Baker, to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

  • Jennifer Farrell et al., Get There First, Decide Promptly: The Richard Brown Baker Collection of Postwar Art (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 318–19, fig. 1.
  • Johanna Garfield, "'The Jottings of a Poor Scrivener': How Richard Brown Baker's Journals Were Intimately Tied to His Collecting," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 40, fig. 3.
  • Pamela Franks et al., Responding to Kahn: A Sculptural Conversation, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 2, 4, 24, 27, 47–48, no. 8, fig. 3.4.
  • "Acquisitions 2001," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2002): 145.
  • Fortissimo!: Thirty years from the Richard Brown Baker Collection of contemporary art, exh. cat. (Providence, R.I.: Rhode Island School of Design Museum, 1985), 19, 45–46, 96, 136, no. 57, ill.

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