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Wool, Christopher (<i>born</i> 1955), painter

Francis Summers

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online December 2000 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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American painter. After a short period of formal training as a painter at the New York Studio School, he dropped out and immersed himself in the world of underground film and music. He re-emerged creatively as a painter of severe unrelieved abstraction. Using figurated rollers from hardware stores, Wool created a series of untitled paintings that vacillate between floral decoration and abstraction with a concentration on the meeting of an economic utility and a

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