Skip to content
Works on View
Host an Event
Enable visual layer of image descriptions. Not needed for screen-reader users.
Click to reveal image descriptions. We have made our image descriptions, originally written for people using screen readers, available to all site visitors.
Click “Image Descriptions” to hide descriptions at any time.
Read more about accessibility on this website
This page does not contain image descriptions. View examples on the
The Marriage Icon
Images of Ed Kienholz, The Marriage Icon
Ed Kienholz, American, 1927–1994
The Marriage Icon, 1972
Tinted postcards, black-and-white postcard and lace on paper, and artist’s frame
12 ¾ × 52 ¼ × 1 ¼ in. (32.4 × 132.7 × 3.2 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Gift of Marianne Deson in honor of Samuel and Sarah Deson, 2014.32
Photo: Nathan Keay
© MCA Chicago