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Creator:
R. B. Kitaj, 1932–2007, American, active in Britain (1958–97)
Title:

World Ruin Through Black Magic (bottom sheet of two sheet set)

Part Of:

Collective Title: World Ruin Through Black Magic

Date:
1965
Medium:
Screen print on moderately thick, slightly texture, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 27 1/4 × 38 1/4 inches (69.2 × 97.2 cm) and Image: 24 3/4 × 33 1/4 inches (62.9 × 84.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: "43/70"; inscribes on verso in graphite, lower left: "GW 3970"

" WORLD RUIN | THROUGH | BLACK MAGIC | after | KARL KRAUS | (with tapers quenched) | BOTTOM SHEET"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Kitaj"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Anonymous Gift
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1983.31.18
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:7115
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