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Poster, Snake-The Bronx Zoo

This is a Poster. We acquired it in 1991. Its medium is screenprint on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Peter Bradford.

Its dimensions are

114.2 x 150.9 cm (44 15/16 x 59 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Screenprinted in pink on blue at UL: THE BRONX ZOO/ how the other half lives/.../Poster by Celeste Barbera/Project by the M351 Group/ School of Visual Arts, Peter Bradford/ Screened by Purrington Impressions/...; at UC:A snake's eyes are always/open even while sleeping. The/eyes are covered with clear/scales and have no lids.; lengthy informative text throughout.

Cite this object as

Poster, Snake-The Bronx Zoo; USA; screenprint on white paper; 114.2 x 150.9 cm (44 15/16 x 59 7/16 in.); Gift of Peter Bradford; 1991-69-7

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