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Title

A merz sonata

1985


Artists

Debra Weier

United States of America

23 Aug 1954 -

Jerome Rothenberg

United States of America

11 Dec 1931 -


Details


Other Title

Merz Sonata, a homage to Kurt Switters


Date

1985


Materials used

bound artist's book with two pop-up constructions, sixteen leaves: colour etching, colour screenprint, rubber stamp, collage, and letterpress


Edition

edition of 50


Dimensions

16 leaves: each 28.5 x 20.2 cm sheet; 29.4 x 21.0 x 1.5 cm book closed


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. sheet [leaf 15], pencil "Jerome Rothenberg/ Debra Weier/ © 1985".


Credit

Purchased 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

496.1987.a-p


Artist information

Debra Weier

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

Jerome Rothenberg

Works in the collection

1