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Title

Balloons, from the series House Beautiful: Bringing the War Home

1967-1972
printed late 1990s


Artist

Martha Rosler

United States of America

29 Jul 1943 -


Details


Dates

1967-1972
printed late 1990s


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

photomontage as type C photograph


Edition

2/10 + 2 APs


Dimensions

59.5 x 49.0 cm image; 63.0 x 52.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.c. certificate of authenticity, black fibre-tipped pen "Martha Rosler". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Geoff Ainsworth AM 2015. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program


Accession number

65.2015.2


Artist information

Martha Rosler

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Catherine de Zegher, Martha Rosler: positions in the life world, 'Bringing the war home: house beautiful: in Vietnam', pg.14-22, Birmingham, 1998, 17 (colour illus.).

Macushla Robinson, See you at the barricades, Sydney, 2015, 23 (colour illus.), 47.

Eleanor Weber, Pop to popism, 'Martha Rosler. House beautiful: bringing the war home 1967-72', pg.196-99, Sydney, 2014, 197, 199 (colour illus.).