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Identification and Creation
Object Number
2003.80.27.3
People
James Lee Byars, American (Detroit, MI 1932 - 1997 Cairo, Egypt)
Title
Commercial Postcard with Image of "Jungfrau/Abendrot" (a Mountainscape)
Classification
Archival Material
Work Type
archival material
Date
1979-1980
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/77196
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Blue ink on commercially printed postcard
Dimensions
14.9 x 11.6 cm (5 7/8 x 4 9/16 in.)
Provenance
James Lee Byars; to Busch-Reisinger Museum, transfer; to Harvard University Art Museums, 2003.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Transfer from the Busch-Reisinger Museum Archives
Copyright
© The Estate of James Lee Byars / Michael Werner Gallery
Accession Year
2003
Object Number
2003.80.27.3
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Letter text: Gleeks Glints Glicks / the lovely search for preparticles / muons mayB Quarks / this Cern's a very fast place. How're / Leptons and Superweaks / the definitions of art at the Fogg? / such delightful names urging /
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