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Artist: Doug Beube, Canadian, active United States, born 1950

Galileo: The Discovery of Two Great Worlds (razor blade book)

1987

Found book with razor blades, acrylic, and wax

15.2 x 15.2 x 5.7 cm (6 x 6 x 2 1/4 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.22
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Transferred from Allan Chasanoff Book Art Collection, Bought from the artist 2/25/1994

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2015,” http://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2015_updated%2012_16_15.pdf (accessed December 1, 2015).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.