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Artist: Joan Lyons, American, born 1937

SEED WORD BOOK (seeds sprouted in cut dictionary)

1981

Altered found dictionary, seeds

12.7 x 8.9 x 5.1 cm (5 x 3 1/2 x 2 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.182
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Bought from the artist by Allan Chasanoff 11/2/1995

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.