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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Barbro Östlihn, Swedish, 1930–1995

Chrysler Building

1962

Oil on canvas

116.84 × 127.318 cm (46 × 50 1/8 in.)
Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935, Collection
2008.19.247
Geography: 
Country Sweden
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Swedish
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Cordier and Ekstrom, Inc., 11/14/63

Bibliography: 

A Passion for Art: Selections from the Collection of Richard Brown Baker: Post W.W.II European Art, exh. cat. (Shippensburg, Pa. 1990: Kauffman Gallery, 1990), 22, ill.

“Acquisitions, July 1, 2007–June 30, 2008,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2008): 215.

Annika Öhrner, Barbro Östlihn och New York: Konstens Rum och Möjligheter (Göteborg, Sweden: Makadam, 2010), 34, ill.

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