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Artist: Bonnie O’Connell, American, born 1946

I Assist at an Explosion

2009

Altered found book ,cotton cord, and book cloth

8.3 × 23.2 × 14 cm (3 1/4 × 9 1/8 × 5 1/2 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.207
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased by Allan Chasanoff from the artist 3/26/2008

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.