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Sue Coe. Breaking. 1984
Sue Coe

Breaking

1984
Not on view
Medium
Mixed media on canvas
Dimensions
7' 7" x 10' 1" (231.1 x 307.3 cm)
Credit
Gift of Edward R. Broida
Object number
688.2005
Copyright
© 2015 Sue Coe

Of her politically charged paintings and drawings, the British-born artist Sue Coe has said, "My dream is that people dont discuss the work, but discuss the content." Coe, who has created editorial cartoons for the op-ed page of The New York Times, has addressed in her artwork such subjects as racism, sexism, and the mistreatment of children.

Gallery label from Against the Grain: Contemporary Art from the Edward R. Broida Collection, May 3–July 10, 2006
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