Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University

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Kali: Poems and Etchings,

Etching, spit-bite aquatint, and drypoint on warm white Hahnemühle Biblio paper in volume bound in black textured cloth over boards, in a grey cloth and paper slipcase

Dimensions (Sheet): 229 x 178 mm (9 x 7 in.)

Signed by artist on dedication page

Edition: 60/60; from the Whitman College edition (numbered 31–60), with one additional hors commerce copy; printed by Julia D’Amario and Bill Hall (intaglio) and Ruth Lingen (letterpress) at Pace Editions Ink, New York; bound by Mark Tomlinson (Easthampton, Massachusetts). The 24-page book contains 14 poems, 17 intaglio prints, and an artist’s statement by Jim Dine, with colophon. There are two editions: the Enitharmon edition and the Whitman College edition.

Accession number: 2002.13.1

Gift of Jim Dine in honor of John R. Jakobson (B.A. Wesleyan 1952, LL.D. 1989, Trustee 1971–1985), 2002

Bibliography: Marco Livingstone, “Something Old Something New” in Printmaking Today vol. 9, no. 3 (Autumn 2000): p. 8; Jim Dine: Subjects exhibition catalog (London: Alan Cristea Gallery, 2000) with text by Marco Livingstone; Elizabeth Carpenter, Jim Dine Prints, 1985–2000: A Catalogue Raisonné (Minneapolis: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 2002), no. 177.

Work Type: print

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