August 06, 2012

Receipt of Delivery: Paste-Ups & Assemblies

Receipt of Delivery is a weekly series featuring Bay Area exhibition mailers selected from the SFMOMA Research Library’s collection of artists’ ephemera.

Paste-Ups & Assemblies by Jess, December 12–January 7, 1960, Dilexi Gallery, San Francisco; 8 1/2 in. x 10 in. (21.59 cm x 25.4 cm)


A birthday tribute to Jess (1923–2004), whose magnificent works are on view here in two collection shows. Click the image to enlarge the 1960 text by his partner, the great poet Robert Duncan (1919–1988).

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