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Object description

  • Richard Glazer Danay (Kahnawake Mohawk (Caughnawaga), birth 1942)
  • Man and Dog, 1988
  • Mixed media, enamel, paint, plastic
  • H: 18 in, W: 24 in (H: 45.7 cm, W: 61.0 cm)
  • Gift of Richard Glazer Danay, 2011
  • 2011.19.6

INSCRIPTION

Signed at verso: "MAN AND DOG / PICTOGRAPH NO. 24 / ENAMEL / MIXED MEDIA / DANAY 2/88". Also signed at front BR "DANAY 88".

DESCRIPTION

This is a mixed media collage by Kahnawake Mohawk artist Richard Glazer-Danay. On the right two thirds of the collage are a painted human with a raised plastic circular shape painted red on it's chest, painted dog figures and a plastic toy dog walking along a blue and green landscape with a grey, blue, and black sky. There are a cluster of green plastic trees also in the lower right hand portion of the painting with a stamped woman figure directly next to it. The left third of the collage are white dotted outlines against a black background. Among geometric and curvilinear shapes are a dog and a human figure and one set of solid white paw prints.

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