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Cover design for The Song of the Border Guard

20th century
333 x 510 mm (13.1 x 20.1 in.)

Cy Twombly, American, (born 1928–2011)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Linocut on red wove paper
Print impression quality: Very good
Edition: For a poem by Robert Duncan; printed by the artist at Black Mountain Graphics Workshop (Black Mountain College, Black Mountain, NC); published by Nicola Cernovich. See Duncan’s poem in letterpress in the DAC collection; Twombly’s design is printed on a single folded sheet to serve as front and back cover.
Bibliography: See donor file (not in Bastain).
Credit Line: Gift of Susan and Charles Young, 1996
Accession Number: 1996.32.1

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  • abstraction - Use for the general concept and approach. For the 20th-century movement and its products, use "Abstract." [April 1993 related term added.]
  • designs - Specific conceptual schemes for the organization or appearance of graphic works, objects, structures, or systems. For proposed undertakings or creations in general, including works of art or architecture, or for the actual carrying out of such proposals, use "projects." [May 1993 related term added. January 1991 alternate term added.]
  • literature (writings)
  • poetry

  • sheet Dimensions: 333 x 510 mm (13.1 x 20.1 in.)

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