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Yves Tanguy. Extinction of Useless Lights. 1927
Yves Tanguy

Extinction of Useless Lights

1927
Not on view
Medium
Oil on canvas
Dimensions
36 1/4 x 25 3/4" (92.1 x 65.4 cm)
Credit
Purchase
Object number
220.1936
Copyright
© 2015 Estate of Yves Tanguy / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Provenance information
Galerie Surréaliste, Paris
Paul Eluard, Paris
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Paul Eluard through Galerie Surréaliste, Paris, 1936

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