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1970

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1990

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  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, Apartheid...A Crime Against Humanity, ca. 1980

This is a Poster. It is dated ca. 1980 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Karrie Jacobs. It is credited Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs.

Its dimensions are

46 x 31.8 cm (18 1/8 x 12 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Imprinted in black ink at bottom: The State Parties to the present Convention declare that apartheid is a crime against / humanity and that inhuman acts resulting from the policies and practices of / apartheid... are crimes violating the principles of international law, in particular the / purpose and principles of the Charter of the United Nations and constituting a serious / threat to international peace and security. / International Convention on the Suppression and Punishment of the Crime of Apartheid

Cite this object as

Poster, Apartheid...A Crime Against Humanity, ca. 1980; USA; lithograph on paper; 46 x 31.8 cm (18 1/8 x 12 1/2 in.); Gift of Steven Heller and Karrie Jacobs; 1993-53-77

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