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Poster, Canned Heat, 1968

This is a poster. It was designed by Lee Conklin and printed by Tea Lautrec Litho, San Francisco. It is dated 1968 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is offset lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled Psychedlic Promotion.

This object was donated by Mr. Leslie Schreyer and Mrs. Alice Schreyer. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie J. Schreyer.

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Its dimensions are

Frame: 56.5 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm (22 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 1 in.) Overall: 53.8 x 36 cm (21 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed, center left: Lee Conklin

It is inscribed

Bill Graham presents in San Francisco; Canned Heat, Gordon Lightfoot, Cold Blood; Fillmore Auditorium Lee Conklin c1968 Bill Graham #139 Tea Lautrec Litho S.F.

Cite this object as

Poster, Canned Heat, 1968; Designed by Lee Conklin (b. 1941); offset lithograph on white wove paper; Frame: 56.5 x 41.3 x 2.5 cm (22 1/4 x 16 1/4 x 1 in.) Overall: 53.8 x 36 cm (21 3/16 x 14 3/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie J. Schreyer; 1979-34-5

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.

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