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NANCY SPERO | THE EMBRACE

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March 7, 05:14 PM GMT

Estimate

15,000 - 20,000 USD

Lot Details

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NANCY SPERO

b.1926

THE EMBRACE


signed, titled and dated 62 on the reverse

oil on canvas

51¾ by 81 in. (131.5 by 205.8 cm.)

Via her work, Nancy Spero continuously engaged in contemporary political, social and cultural concerns. She chronicled themes ranging from wars and apocalyptic violence to visions of ecstatic birth and the celebratory cycles of life. She was a frequent collaborator with her husband, the artist Leon Golub.