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Gladys Nilsson, Giant Byrd (sic), 1971

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In this strange illustration, many amoeba-like blobs appear in a variety of colors. The largest blob looks to have a beak, wings, and legs like a large bird.
Gladys Nilsson, American, b. 1940
Giant Byrd (sic), 1971
Acrylic on canvas
44 × 37 7/8 in. (111.8 × 96.2 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Herbert Gibbs, 1991.11

Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago