Requires Photography

S. M. S. No. 1 (February), 1968 (First issue)



27.94 x 18.1 cm (11 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number


Not On View


Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings



10 multiples contained in a printed heavy paper folder, stored in a white cardboard shipping carton. Folder cover: Irving Pellin, Little Box of Earthquake and Cotton (yellow, orange, gray green and blue). Su Braden, Project for a Bridge (on tracing aper in plastic bag). James Byars, Black Dress (image of 4 people on black tissue paper). Christo, Store Front (drawing reproducted on a folded white card, with plastic glued to cover cut-out sections). Walter de Maria, Chicago Project (8 sheets, numbered 1-8, in brown 9 x 12 envelope: 3 letters, a 2 page description of the project and a photo illustation of the installation). Richard Hamilton, A Postal Card - For Mother (postcard printed in brown with accordian fold-out section of photographs printed in black and white). Julien Levy, Phamaceuticals (simulated perscription notepad and five empty medicine capsules: 1 blue, 1 yellow, 1 black and red, 1 yellow and orange, 1 orange and clear). Kasper Konig, My Country Tis of Thee/West Germany 1968, 4 views (sealed in square white envelope). Sol Mednick, Photograph - Hottentot Apron (image printed in black and white on thin poster-sized paper). Nancy Reitkopf, Luggage Labels (6 labels in plastic bag: S. S. Titanic, Hirohsima, Andrea Doria, S.S. Lusitania, Hindenburg and Calvary Motor Inn). La Monte Young and marian Zazeela, Two Propositions in Black (accordian-folded black paper sheet with decorative border and text printed in light gray). Map showing the sequence of insertion of objects. Table of contents listing the artist and titles of the multiples, printed in gold inside and off-white note card with initials LEBP printed in gold on the front.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund