© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
M26345
People
Edward Ruscha, American (Omaha, NE born 1937)
Title
Pews
Other Titles
Series/Book Title: News, Mews, Pews, Brews, Stews & Dues
Classification
Prints
Work Type
print
Date
1970
Culture
American
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Organic screenprint
Technique
Screen print
Dimensions
sheet: 58.4 x 80.8 cm (23 x 31 13/16 in.)
frame: 69.1 x 84.1 x 3.2 cm (27 3/16 x 33 1/8 x 1 1/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Signed and dated in graphite lower left, "E. Ruscha 1970"
  • inscription: lower left, graphite, signed, in artist's hand: Signed and dated in graphite at lower left: "E. Ruscha 1970"
  • inscription: lower left, graphite, in artist's hand: Numbered in graphite at lower left: "1/125"
  • stamp: reverse, lower left, ink: Inked workshop chop mark on reverse at lower left
  • stamp: reverse, lower right, ink: Workshop number stamped in ink on reverse, at lower right: "ea 687"
Provenance
[G. W. Einstein Company, Inc., New York, New York], sold; to Harvard University Art Museums, March 16, 2005.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Edition
1/125
Standard Reference Number
Engberg 36
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund
Copyright
© Edward J. Ruscha IV/Gagosian Gallery
Accession Year
2005
Object Number
M26345
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Susan Dackerman, ed., Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, exh. cat., Harvard Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2015), pp. 126-129, cat. 31, ill. (color)

Exhibition History

HAA 1 Survey Course: Landmarks of World Art and Architecture [Spring 2007], Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 02/26/2007 - 04/08/2007

HAA 1 Survey Course (S421): Landmarks of World Art and Architecture [Spring 2009], Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Cambridge, 02/12/2009 - 05/10/2009

Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 09/03/2015 - 01/03/2016; San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, 02/13/2016 - 04/13/2016

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