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Creator:
Bill Jay, 1940–2009, British
Title:

The Good Teacher Points at the Moon; The Good Student Looks at the Moon, Not at the Finger

Date:
before 1992
Medium:
Collage on medium, smooth, white wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 × 8 1/2 inches (27.9 × 21.6 cm) and Image: 8 5/8 × 7 inches (21.9 × 17.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower center: " 'The good teacher points at the moon; the good student looks at the moon, not at the finger' "; inscribed on verso in graphite, upper right: "CJ | RM | JM | CP"; lower left: "TITLE PAGE"; lower right: "141"

Signed in black ink, lower right: "BJ"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Joy of Giving Something, Inc
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B2019.16.707
Classification:
Photographs
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:80875
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