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Creator:
Eduardo Paolozzi, 1924–2005, British
Published by Editions Alecto Ltd.
Title:

Wittgenstein in New York

Part Of:

Collective Title: As Is When

Date:
1965
Medium:
Screen print on white 133 lbs. H.P. J. Green wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 38 × 26 inches (96.5 × 66 cm) and Image: 30 × 21 1/4 inches (76.2 × 54 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "36/65"

Blind embossed chop mark: "ea"

"I went to New York | to meet Wittgenstein | at the ship. When I fitst saw him I was | surprised at his | apparent physical | vigour. He was | striding down the | ramp with a pack | on his back, a | heavy suitcse in one | hand, cmae in the | other." | "AUGUST 1964"

Signed and dated in graphite, lower right: "Eduardo Paolozzi 1965"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Accession Number:
B1995.3.3
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:4814
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