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Urban Extract II, 1979

  • Charles McGee, American, 1924 - 2021

Mixed media, wood and plaster

  • Overall: 96 × 72 × 24 inches (243.8 × 182.9 × 61 cm)

Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman

1983.33

Department

African American Art

  • Urban blight
  • Urban development
  • Destruction
  • Demolition
  • Reconstruction
  • Wood
  • Plaster
  • Mixed media
  • Sculpture
  • Wall
  • Window
  • Detroit

1983-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Gil Silverman Collects. Exh. cat., Detroit Focus Gallery. Detroit, 1983, pp. 14-15 (ill.). Four Artists. Exh. cat., Union Gallery. Ann Arbor, MI, 1979. At Cranbrook: Downtown Detroit - Twenty One Artists. Exh. cat., Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum. Bloomfield Hills, MI, 1979. Life, Death and the Middle Ground: the Works of Charles McGee. Exh. cat., Midland Center for the Arts. Midland, MI, 1980.

Courtesy of the artist Contact: Charles McGee 14624 Glastonbury, Detroit, MI. 48223 Phone: 313-273-7024, Work: 313-577-3957

Charles McGee, Urban Extract II, 1979, mixed media, wood and plaster. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Gilbert and Lila Silverman, 1983.33.