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Jenny Holzer
B. 1950
TRUISMS
LED sign with amber diodes
14 by 136 by 10 cm. 5 1/2 by 53 1/2 by 4 in.
Executed in 1977-79, this work is number 4 from an edition of 4.
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Provenance

Timothy Taylor Gallery, London
Acquired from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

“The poetics come from poetry by others, not from myself, but what I can contribute is something like a visual poetics that can have to do with the color, the pauses, and the omissions.”

JENNY HOLZER

quoted in: Susan Sollins and Marybeth Sollins. Eds., Art 21: Art in the Twenty-first Century 4, Michigan 2007, p.20

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