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Museum Purchase, Friends of New Art, and American Art Trust Fund, in honor of Harry S. Parker III and Steven A. Nash
New Work by Cornelia Parker, Yerba Buena Center
Charred bits of a Southern Black Baptist church destroyed by Arson on thin steel wire. The sculpture consists of approx. 800 pieces of charred wood, many with protruding nails, hanging off a ceiling grid on thin steel wire. Approximately 138 lines hang from the grid.