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Backdrops Circa 1940s

Artist:
Lorna Simpson (American, born Brooklyn, New York, 1960)
Printer:
Printed by Jean-Yves Noblet (active New York, 1998)
Publisher:
Published by Karen McCready (American, late 20th century)
Publisher:
Published by Noblet Sérigraphie (New York, NY)
Date:
1998
Medium:
Screenprint diptych on felt panels
Dimensions:
each panel: 34-1/2 x 26-3/8 in. (87.6 x 67.0 cm) framed
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
John B. Turner Fund, 1999
Accession Number:
1999.171.1, .2
Rights and Reproduction:
©2008 Lorna Simpson
Not on view
Signature: initialed, dated, and inscribed in graphite on versos: "LS '98 17/35 LT panel," and "LS '98 17/35 RT panel."
Vendor: Karen McCready Fine Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," June 27, 2000–September 10, 2000.

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