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The Animal Farm: P. W. Botha 1


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The Animal Farm: P. W. Botha 1, 1984-1987
Painting
American
,
20th century
acrylic wash on book pages mounted on linen
153 x 241.3 cm (60 1/4 x 95 in.)
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Modern and Contemporary Acquisition Fund
, 2009.77
Department of Modern & Contemporary Art
,
Marks
signed: On verso in black paint: Tim Rollins + K.O.S. So. Bx 1984-87
inscription: On the back side of the canvas in black paint: From An Animal Farm: P. W. Botha I.
Signed: Tim Rollins + K.O.S. So. Bx 1984-87
label: Rhona Hoffman Gallery
Tim Rollins & K.O.S.
From the Animal Farm: P.W. Botha
1984-87
Acrylic and wash on book pages on linen
59 x 95"
c1087020
Provenance
[Rhona Hoffman Gallery], sold; to The Edward R. Downe, Jr. collection, New York. [G.W. Einstein Company, Inc. consignment #7198], sold; to Harvard Art Museum, 2009.

Footnote:
Edward R. Downe, Jr. was advised by Patterson Sims and Marcia Tucker in the purchase of this work.
Bibliography
Lawrence Rinder, Viewpoints: Tim Rollins + K.O.S., brochure, Walker Art Center (Minnespolis, MN, 1988), p. 3, ill.

Tim Rollins and K.O.S., Riverside Studios, London and Orchard Gallery, Derry, Northern Ireland (London, 1988), p. 39

Tim Rollins and K.O.S.: Animal Farm, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Washington DC, 1992)

Exhibition History
Re-View: European and American Art Since 1900, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 05/03/2011 - 06/01/2013