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What is this?

Multi-leveled tower-like building supported by cables being dropped into bombed craters depicted in a dynamic and vigorous swooping, diagonal orientation from the upper left to lower right. Three binder holes along left edge.

This is a print from United States. It is dated June 16, 1928 and we acquired it in 1991. Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

mimeograph print, brush and blue watercolor on white wove paper

Its dimensions are

27.9 x 21.6 cm (11 in. x 8 1/2 in.) Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.)

This object was architect: R. Buckminster Fuller

This object was purchased from Max Protetch Gallery and catalogued by Samantha Finch , Elizabeth Horwitz Marcus and CGC

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