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Creator Name: Jess
Creator Nationality: North American; American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: American, 1923-
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Jess
Title: Tricky Cad, Case 1
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1954
Creation End Date: 1954
Creation Date: 1954
Object Type: Books
Materials and Techniques: paperOMT
Dimensions: Sheet, each 9 7/16 x 7 13/16 in.(23.97 x 19.84 cm. )Book closed, overall 10 1/4 x 9 3/8 x 3/8 in.
Inscriptions: a) upper center in ink: TRICKY CAD CASE 1
Description: A bound book of twelve collages with handwritten title page
AMICA Contributor: Whitney Museum of American Art
Owner Location: New York, New York, USA
ID Number: 95.20a-m
Credit Line: Purchase, with funds from the Contemporary Painting and Sculpture Committee,the Drawing Committee and the Tom Armstrong Purchase Fund
Provenance: Artist's collection 1954 - 1983Odyssia Gallery, New York 1983 - 1995
Condition: 05/19/1995 ,Satisfactory ,
Context - Person: Contemporary Committee
Context - Person: Drawing Committee
Context - Person: Jess
Context - Person: Odyssia Gallery
Context - Person: Tom Armstrong Purchase Fund
Context - Date: 1954 - 1954
Exhibition History: "Beat Culture and the New America: 1950-1965"
Exhibition History: The American Century: Art and Culture 1900-2000 (Part II)
Related Work Description: The first of seven "Cases." CASE VII is in the collectionof the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
AMICA ID: WMAA.95.20a-m
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 23.97
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 19.84
AMICA Library Year: 2001
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright Whitney Museum of American Art

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