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Announcement, Commercial Art: Illustration, Graphic and Industrial Design, 1988

This is a Announcement. It was designed by Edward Fella. It is dated 1988 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is offset lithograph on tan paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Edward Fella and catalogued by Molly Seiler. It is credited Gift of Edward Fella.

Its dimensions are

43.2 x 27.9 cm (17 x 11 in. )

It is signed

Signature imprinted in black, verso, across right edge, center, ruuning upward, sideways: : Design: Edward Fella, back out way out west

It is inscribed

Recto: Imprinted in black across upper right quadrant: CORNEA/ EXTERNAL/ VIEW OF; across lower left edge, running upward, sideways: DETROIT/ FOCUS; running downward, sideways: GALLERY/ 643 Beaubien, 3rd Floor Detroit, Michigan 48226; diagonally across lower left quadrant, running upward: Gallery Hours:/ Wednesday-Saturday/ Noon-6 p.m.; across lower left corner: (313) 962-9025; across lower edge: Also in the area: SURREALISM, Detroit Artists Market opening, 5-7:30 pm Verso: Imprinted in black across left edge, running upward, sideways: DETROIT FOCUS GALLERY ART OPENING: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 14 5- 8:30 PM OCTOBER 14 -NOVEMBER 11 1988/ COMMERCIAL ART: ILLUSTRATION, GRAPHIC AND INDUSTRIAL DESIGN/ with the support of:/ The National Endowment for the Arts/ the Michigan Council for the Arts/ The Detroit Council for the Arts/ EDWARD FELLA/ CHUCK GILLIES/ JAMES A. HOUFF/ JONATHAN R. TEASDALE; across upper right quadrant: OCTOBER 12 -NOVEMBER 11/ COMMERCIAL ART:/ ILLUSTRATION./ GRAPHIC AND/ INDUSTRIAL DESIGN/ EDWARD FELLA/ CHUCK GILLIES/ JAMES A. HOUFF/ JONATHAN R. TEASDALE; across lower left quadrant: Across from the Bricktown People Mover Station/ Detroit Focus/ 743 Beaubien 3rd Floor/ Detroit Michigan 48226; across lower right quadrant: Nonprofit Org./ Bulk Rate/ U.S. Postage/ PAID/ Detroit, Michigan/ Permit No. 2960

Cite this object as

Announcement, Commercial Art: Illustration, Graphic and Industrial Design, 1988; Designed by Edward Fella (American, b. 1938); USA; offset lithograph on tan paper; 43.2 x 27.9 cm (17 x 11 in. ); Gift of Edward Fella; 1995-42-21

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