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The Stars

Illustrated by Vija Celmins (American (born in Latvia, 1938)), Author Eliot Weinberger (American, born in 1949), Publisher Museum of Modern Art Library Council, Printer Simmelink/Sukimoto Editions, Printer Leslie Miller, The Grenfell Press, New York

Place of Publication: New York, New York, USA


Overall: 26.7 x 18 x 1.8 cm (10 1/2 x 7 1/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with three etchings

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings


Illustrated books

(New York: The Museum of Modern Art Library Council, 2005) 26.7 cm; [23 ff., plus 2 plates, one folding]; original publisher’s photo-etched blue wrappers with blind-stamped beige Japanese paper drop-back box (cream-colored phase box).

New York: The Museum of Modern Art Library Council, 2005


Purchased from the Museum of Modern Art, September 20, 2006.

Credit Line

William S. Sargent Fund