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Yves Tanguy. Extinction of Useless Lights. 1927

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Extinction of Useless Lights

Yves Tanguy (American, born France. 1900–1955)

1927. Oil on canvas, 36 1/4 x 25 3/4" (92.1 x 65.4 cm). Purchase

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Galerie Surréaliste, Paris
Paul Eluard, Paris
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Paul Eluard through Galerie Surréaliste, Paris, 1936

[L'Extinction des lumières inutiles]

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