Art Gallery #6


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Van Gogh, 1987

- Acry on canvas with frame of Hydrostone, brass candlesticks, liquor bottle, crystal vase, blue flower, deskset, coins, bread, keys, glass eye, wine glass, Human Brain

- 74 X 48 X 13"

- [Collection: Metropolitan Museum, New York, New York]

Long work headed to Met
Van Gogh, a 1987 mixed media by Houston artist Bert L. Long Jr. with a five-figure price tag has been acquired by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York Long born in Houston in 1940 was a souse chef for a Hyatt Hotel until 1976 when he decided to quit the job and pursue art full-time. Since then Long has exhibited widely in Texas Galleries (Butler Gallery in Houston is his representative) Los Angeles and New York City. He was included in prestigious museum shows such as fresh Paint at Houston s Museum of Fine Arts in 1985 and most recently was spotlighted in a solo exhibit at the Dallas Museum of Art in the spring



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Judgment, 1985

- Acrylic, tape and charcoal on paper

- 22 X 14 "

- [Collection: Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas]



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Kidney Stone, 1986

- Acrylic on canvas with frame of plaster, Hydrostone, rocks, bone and nails

- 40 X 32 X 6"

- [Collection: Museum of Fine Arts Houston, Houston, Texas]



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Harken, 1986

- Acrylic on canvas with natural wood frame

- 36 X 30 X 8"

- [Collection: The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii]



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Looking at Art and Nature, 1987

- Acrylic on canvas board with frame of Hydrostone and oak limb, rubber gloves, birds nest, egg, auto side-mirror, dirt

- 35 X 59 x 10"

- [Collection: Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas]



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Artist, 1986-1988

- Acrylic on canvas with frame of plaster, Hydrostone, oil paint vials, bullets, paint brushes, and Winchester rifle

- 60 X 50 X 6"

- [Private Collection: Houston, Texas]



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Yellow Dog Walking on Water, 1987-1988

- Acrylic on canvas with frame of plaster and Hydrostone, cyclone wire gate, dog ornamentation, locks and leash

- 46 X 40 X 10"

- [Collection: Museum of South East Texas, Beaumont, Texas, 1996]



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The Family, 1980

- Acrylic on canvas with mirrors

- 72 X 96"

- [Collection: El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas]



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A Quiet Day in Studio 13, 1988

- 48 X 60 x 8"

- [Collection: San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, Texas]



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Jive Plantation, 1991

- Bale of cotton, Home Sweet Home yardage, candelabra, mahogany chair, Corelle plates hand painted, wine glasses, plow and watercolor

- [Installation performance, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA]


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