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    Throughout his career, Jasper Johns has created over 180 works with numbers as their primary subject. “By detaching numerical signs from their usual context, Johns focuses on their essence both as familiar signposts that permeate contemporary life and as potently charged entities embedded in memory.” - Roberta BernsteinImage: Installation view, Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind’s Eye.

    Throughout his career, Jasper Johns has created over 180 works with numbers as their primary subject. 

    “By detaching numerical signs from their usual context, Johns focuses on their essence both as familiar signposts that permeate contemporary life and as potently charged entities embedded in memory.” - Roberta Bernstein

    Image: Installation view, Jasper Johns: Seeing with the Mind’s Eye.

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