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Attorney Street (Handball Court with Autobiographical Poem by Piñero)

Artist:
Martin Wong (American, 1946–1999)
Date:
1982–84
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
35 1/2 x 48 in. (90.2 x 121.9 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Edith C. Blum Fund, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.110
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed (upper right): Rendered in paint / by Martin Wong
Bronx Museum of the Arts. "The Artist Celebrates New York: Selected Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," February 2–March 24, 1985, unnum. brochure.

Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus. "The Artist Celebrates New York: Selected Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 17–June 2, 1985, unnum. brochure.

Queens. Jamaica Arts Center. "The Artist Celebrates New York: Selected Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," June 15–July 27, 1985, unnum. brochure.

Staten Island Museum. "The Artist Celebrates New York: Selected Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," September 8–October 20, 1985, unnum. brochure.

New York. City College of New York. "The Artist Celebrates New York: Selected Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," October 25–December 13, 1985, unnum. brochure.

Normal, Ill. Illinois State University Galleries. "Sweet Oblivion: The Urban Landscape of Martin Wong," January 13–February 22, 1998.

New York. New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. "Sweet Oblivion: The Urban Landscape of Martin Wong," May 28–September 13, 1998.

New York. New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. "East Village USA," December 9, 2004–March 19, 2005, no. 173.

New York. Bronx Museum of the Arts. "Martin Wong: Human Instamatic," November 4, 2015–March 13, 2016, unnumbered cat. (p. 52).

Lisa M. Messinger in "Twentieth Century Art." The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1984–1985. New York, 1985, p. 58, ill.

John Yau in Martin Wong: Human Instamatic. Ed. Antonio Sergio Bessa. Exh. cat., Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York. London, 2015, pp. 47–48, 153, ill. pp. 52, 153 (color).

Julie Ault in Martin Wong: Human Instamatic. Ed. Antonio Sergio Bessa. Exh. cat., Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York. London, 2015, pp. 85–86.

Yasmin Ramirez in Martin Wong: Human Instamatic. Ed. Antonio Sergio Bessa. Exh. cat., Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York. London, 2015, pp. 109, 113, 121, 130.



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