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1985

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1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, End Apartheid, 1985

This is a Poster. It is dated 1985 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is offset lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs.

Its dimensions are

55.8 × 45.6 cm (21 15/16 × 17 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in printed black text, lower right: published by Inkworks design © 1985 by Lincoln Cushing

It is inscribed

Printed in black printed text, upper margin: End Apartheid; lower left: South Africa / Must Be Free / Divest Now

Cite this object as

Poster, End Apartheid, 1985; USA; offset lithograph on paper; 55.8 × 45.6 cm (21 15/16 × 17 15/16 in.); Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs; 1993-53-21

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