Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Jana Kluge, German

Book written by the Sea, Cadaqués, Spain

1984

Found Spanish-English dictionary with salt, seaweed, and seashell

12 x 15 x 15 cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.150
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought from Tony Zwicker by Allan Chasanoff 4/12/1995

Bibliography: 

Pamela Franks et al., Odd Volumes: Book Art from the Allan Chasanoff Collection (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2014), 80–81, C-236, ill.

“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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