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What is this?

Children's border with the entire alphabet, A to Z, with each letter composed of Weimaraner dogs assuming various poses. Printed in black on off-white ground. Print number 66 of 1500.

This is a border from United States. It is dated 1993 and we acquired it in 1997. Gift of A/D Gallery. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

screen printed

Its dimensions are

H x W: 946.5 x 34.5 cm (372 5/8 x 13 9/16 in. )

It is inscribed

Printed in script at end of roll, following "Z": "William Wegman", "Alphabet", "1993", A/D Gallery logo, and print number 66/1500.

William Wegman was the designer and A/D Gallery was the artist and the donor of this object.

This object has been included in the following exhibitions:

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18654551/ |title=Border, "Alphabet", 1993 |author=Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum |accessdate=19 April 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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