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High Level of Cat

Photo: Nathaniel Willson

High Level of Cat


David Hammons

American, born 1943

Wood, taxidermied cat and mixed media
96 x 24 x 24 in. (243.8 x 61 x 61cm)
Gift of the Virginia and Bagley Wright Collection, in honor of the 75th Anniversary of the Seattle Art Museum
Provenance: The artist; Lawrence Rubin-Greenberg Van Doren Fine Art, New York; Bagley and Virginia Wright, Seattle, Washington, 1999; Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, 2009
Photo: Nathaniel Willson
Not currently on view


Exhibition HistorySeattle, Washington, Seattle Art Museum, City of Tomorrow: Jinny Wright and the Art That Shaped a New Seattle, Oct. 23, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021.

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