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Ryder's Room

Artist:
Red Grooms (American, born Nashville, Tennessee, 1937)
Date:
1991
Medium:
Painted wooden box construction: acrylic, papier-mâché, cut and pasted wood, canvas, cotton mesh, rubber, cotton, and metal coil
Dimensions:
H. 34-1/8, W. 32-1/2, D. 6 in. (86.7 x 82.6 x 15.2 cm.)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist, in memory of Roger Gerald Grooms, 1997
Accession Number:
1997.401
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and dated (lower right): Red Grooms 1991; inscribed (metal plaque, lower edge center): RYDER'S ROOM
the artist, New York (1991–97; his gift to MMA)

Laurene Buckley. Red Grooms: A Personal History. Exh. cat., New Britain Museum of American Art. New Britain, Conn., 1996, unpaginated.



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