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A photograph of a mixed media work by Thorton Dial. It involves teal, dark blue, and black paint and pieces of fabric painted over.


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Thorton Dial, Out of the Darkness, the Lord Gave Us Light, 2003, carpet, cloth, Splash zone compound, enamel, and spray paint on canvas on wood, 72 1/2 x 74 x 3" (184.2 x 188 x 7.6 cm), The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York,

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