Line 1000 Meters Long

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1 art original : chrome-plated metal drum containing a roll of paper with an ink line drawn along its 1000-meter length ; 51.2 x 38.8 cm.

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Manzoni, Piero 1961.


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  • Main Title: Line 1000 Meters Long
  • Parallel Title: Contiene Una Linea Lunga 1000 Metri Eseguita Da Piero Manzoni il 24 Luglio 1961

Physical Description

1 art original : chrome-plated metal drum containing a roll of paper with an ink line drawn along its 1000-meter length ; 51.2 x 38.8 cm.


Gift of Fratelli Fabbri Editori, and Purchase to the Museum of Modern Art, NY


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  • 1961

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  • May 1, 2009, 8:21 p.m.

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  • Nov. 28, 2017, 9:45 p.m.

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Manzoni, Piero. Line 1000 Meters Long, artwork, 1961; Wheat Ridge, Colorado. ( accessed October 19, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library,; crediting UNT College of Visual Arts + Design.