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 File — Box: Drawer, Folder: 1

"And to proceed on through the memory", (undated)


  • (undated)

Scope and Contents

Ben Shahn D1-6877 and D1-6878

Block outline graphite letters on lined tracing paper, between and overwriting lines of a border design. Quote ends: "Robert Hooke – Micrographia – 1665." Two copies. One has note at top: "Final." In the other, the word "proceed" is not lettered, but handwritten; other words are handwritten, then overwritten by lettering. These sheets are available, but the folder is large and awkward. If possible, please see Printed Images of Digitized Calligraphy and Lettering), Box 1, Folder 9, rather than original. Digital image available on request, subject to copyright restrictions.

Final: 90.1 x 45.4 cm

Draft: 76 x 45.5 cm

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