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Bajo / Bass Guitar

2013
Pedro Reyes (Mexican, born in 1972)


Dimensions

Overall: 118 x 42 x 10 cm (46 7/16 x 16 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Weight: 15.43 lb. (7 kg)

Accession Number

2013.1659

Medium or Technique

Soldered steel parts of weapons, nickel plated steel strings, pickup, chrome tuners, lead cable

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments

Instrument made from destroyed weapons

Provenance

2013, consigned by the artist to LABOR Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico; 2013, sold by LABOR Gallery to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 20, 2013)

Credit Line

Leigh and Stephen Braude Fund for Latin American Art

Copyright

Courtesy of the Artist and LABOR, Mexico