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Kehinde Wiley

Contemporary Art

MEDIUM Oil on panel
DATES 2003
DIMENSIONS Each panel: 48 x 120 x 2 1/2 in. (121.9 x 304.8 x 6.4 cm) Installed: 240 x 120 in. (609.6 x 304.8 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Contemporary Art
CREDIT LINE Mary Smith Dorward Fund and Healy Purchase Fund B
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION This ceiling mural of five panels depicts five young black men in various poses floating though a blue sky scattered with cumulus clouds. Large, ornate doily-like halos surround the head and most of the body of three of the figures. Only the legs of one figure are visible; a figure in the far distance has a doily-like halo encircling his head. The paintings are numbered a-e starting with the top panel in the thumbnail and moving down to the bottom panel.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CAPTION Kehinde Wiley (American, born 1977). Go, 2003. Oil on panel, Each panel: 48 x 120 x 2 1/2 in. (121.9 x 304.8 x 6.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Mary Smith Dorward Fund and Healy Purchase Fund B, 2003.90.1a-e. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2003.90.1a-e_Design_scan.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 2003.90.1a-e_Design_scan.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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RIGHTS STATEMENT © Kehinde Wiley. Courtesy Sean Kelly Gallery, New York
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