En ocasión del 70 cumpleaños de John Cage (On the Occassion of John Cage's Seventieth Birthday)

1985
Oscar Mestey-Villamil (American, born in Puerto Rico, 1955)


Dimensions

Sheet: 56 x 44.8 cm (22 1/16 x 17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2000.593

Medium or Technique

Stencilled letters in black and purple ink, with graphite pencil, white-out, and collage of torn black paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Posters

Inscription

Printed signature, l.r.: O. MESTEY
Inscriptions in graphite: Upper left along left margin: tamaño final cortise papal a 21 x 16 1/2 aprox. (una pulgada del borde) - ; within image, u.r.: *texto en blanco sobre fondo rojo menos el nombre John Cage que se cortará en negro; l.l.: Disaño para imprimirse en dos colores: fondo rojo con libras blancos / y diseños + John Cage en negro; l.r.: Para cartel en serigrafía 2 colores.-

Provenance

The artist, about 1988; Efraín Barradas, Gainesville, FL; his gift to MFA, March 2000.

Credit Line

Gift of Efraín Barradas in honor of Luis Aponte-Parés

Copyright

© Oscar Mestey-Villamil