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What is this?

Photographic representation derived from raster dots showing a vertically oriented, double head parking meter, orange and black,
Each raster dot is a small analogue clock face which represents the violation time of one of 143702 violations between 1998 and 2005.

This is a poster from Netherlands. It is dated January 2008 and we acquired it in 2009. Gift of Joris Maltha and Daniel Gross. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

off-set lithograph on white wove paper

Its dimensions are

100.2 x 68.9 cm (39 7/16 x 27 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Each raster dot is a small analogue clock face which represents the violation time of one of 143702 violations between 1998 and 2005. Printed in black ink: Based by kind permission on data from: Ray Fisman and Edward Miguel, "Corruption, Norms, and Legal Enforcement: Evidence from Diplomatic Parking Tickets," Journal of Political Economy (Dec. 2007).

This object was printed by Plaats Maken and designed by Daniel Gross and Joris Maltha

This object was donated by Daniel Gross and Joris Maltha

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18730667/ |title=Poster, "FD-5: Flocking Diplomats New York: Time of Violation", January 2008 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=25 July 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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