Chris Burden, 16th Century Gunpowder, 1979

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Chris Burden, American, b. 1946
16th Century Gunpowder, 1979
Mortar, pestle, charcoal, potassium nitrate, sulfur, and printed text on paper in glass and wood vitrine
12 1/8 × 25 × 12 in. (30.8 × 63.5 × 30.5 cm)
Collection Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Restricted gift of Angela and Rudolf Rossmann, 1992.100.a-k
Photo: Nathan Keay, © MCA Chicago