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Self
1978
Stained and painted red cedar and mahogany 
69 x 48 x 25 inches; 175 x 122 x 64 cm
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Rawhide Cone
1980
Molded rawhide
29 1/4 x 60 x 46 inches; 74 x 152 x 117 cm
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Sanctuary
1982
Pine, maple, and cherry wood
126 x 24 x 18 inches; 320 x 61 x 46 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Sanctuary_1982_Believer_1982_015.png
Lever #3
1989
Carved and painted ponderosa pine
85 x 162 x 13 inches; 216 x 411 x 33 cm
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Thicket
1990
Basswood and cypress
67 x 62 x 17 inches; 170 x 157 x 43 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Thicket_1990_015.png
Alien Huddle
1993–95
Red cedar and pine
53 x 64 x 53 inches; 135 x 163 x 135 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Alien_Huddle_1993_95_015.png
Bearing Witness
1994–98
Hammer-formed, welded bronze plates
Height 40 feet; 1219 cm
Installed at the Ronald Regan Building and International Trade Center, Washington, DC
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Meditation in a Beech Wood
1996
Water reed thatched over timber frame
Height 16 feet; 488 cm
Installed at Wanås Foundation, Knislinge, Sweden
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Vessel
1997–2002
Eastern white pine, wire mesh, tar 
84 x 181 1/2 x 68 inches; 213 x 461 x 173 cm
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Untitled
1997
Painted cedar and pine
68 x 57 x 51 inches; 173 x 145 x 130 cm
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Brunhilde
1998–2000
Cedar and rattan
96 x 112 1/2 x 74 inches; 244 x 286 x 188 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Brunhilde_1998_2000_015.png
Guardian Stone
2001–03
Granite
216 1/2 x 145 5/8 x 118 1/8 inches; 550 x 370 x 300 cm
Installed at TV Asahi Corporation Headquarters, Tokyo
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Hominid
2011
Eastern Pine
73 x 77 1/2 x 57 inches; 185 x 197 x 145 cm
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Untitled
2010–11
Alaskan yellow cedar 
24 1/2 x 58 x 12 7/8 inches; 62 x 147 x 33 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Unitled_2010_2011_045.png
Night Watch
2011
Maple, willow, OS Board
116 x 122 x 48 inches; 295 x 310 x 122 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Night_Watch_2011_025.png
The Load
2012
Wood, steel, glass
91 x 185 x 74 inches; 231 x 470 x 188 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_The_Load_015.png
Phrygian Plot
2012
Inlaid holly and black dyed veneer over yellow poplar
60 x 74 x 4 inches; 152 x 188 x 10 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/37774_019.jpg
Big Phrygian
2010–14
Painted red cedar
58 x 40 x 76 inches; 147 x 102 x 193 cm
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/39105_019.jpg
Big Bling
2016
Pressure-treated laminated timbers, plywood, fiberglass, and gold leaf
40 x 10 x 38 feet; 1219 x 305 x 1158 cm
Installation view, Madison Square Park, New York, 2016
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Big_Bling_2016_MSP5.png
Swallowed Sun (Monstrance and Volute)
2019
Southern yellow pine, steel, polyester, canvas, rope
Two parts
(a) 22 feet 8 inches x 44 feet x 1 feet; 6.9 x 13.4 x 30.5 meters
(b) 21 feet x 7 feet 9 inches x 23 feet 3 inches; 6.4 x 2.4 x 7.1 meters
Overall 22 feet 8 inches x 44 feet x 24 feet 3 inches; 6.9 x 13.4 x 7.4 meters
Installation view, 58th Venice Biennale, 2019
https://www.matthewmarks.com/www_matthewmarks_com/Puryear_Swallowed_Sun_Monstrance_and_Volute_2019_Venice5.png
 
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