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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Sylvia Ptak, Canadian, born 1942

Intervention: A Medieval Herbal, A Facsimile

2006

Found book with fibre inventions

closed: 36.5 × 24.5 × 3.5 cm (14 3/8 × 9 5/8 × 1 3/8 in.)
open: 36.5 × 52 × 3.5 cm (14 3/8 × 20 1/2 × 1 3/8 in.)
The Allan Chasanoff, B.A. 1961, Book Art Collection, curated with Doug Beube
2014.58.230
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Canadian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Purchased by Allan Chasanoff from the artist 10/11/2006

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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