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

The Portable Knowledge of Obsolescence

2002

Found encoclypedias, table leg and pipe

129.54 × 25.4 × 25.4 cm (51 × 10 × 10 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.34a-e
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Transferred from Allan Chasanoff Book Art Collection

Bibliography: 

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

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