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Poster, The Gallery of Modernity & Nostalgia, Palace of Typographic Masonry, 2015

This is a Poster. It is dated 2015 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is screenprint on paper.

Cylinders and tubes create the unique series of shapes that make up The Gallery of Modernity & Nostalgia, as does the typography arranged in a circular pattern. Violet, green, and bright yellow combine to overlap, collide, and converge. The Gallery of Modernity and Nostalgia is from Niessen’s series of posters, Palace of Typographic Masonry.

This object was catalogued by Julia Pastor. It is credited Gift of Richard Niessen.

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Its dimensions are

118 × 84 cm (46 7/16 × 33 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Poster, The Gallery of Modernity & Nostalgia, Palace of Typographic Masonry, 2015; screenprint on paper; 118 × 84 cm (46 7/16 × 33 1/16 in.); Gift of Richard Niessen; 2017-53-5

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.

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