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Advertisement for Schlitz beer from Life magazine, 1952

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Title: Advertisement for Schlitz beer from Life magazine

Date: 1952

Physical Details: 2 clipping : ill. ; clippings 10 x 27 cm. and 24 x 18 cm., latter on sheet 28 x 22 cm.

Description: Advertisement features illustration of a man and a woman in an art gallery admiring a painting of a bottle of Schlitz beer. Jackson Pollock's painting Number 23, 1949 and a Mondrian painting are hanging on the adjacent wall.

Handwritten identification on front reads: Life, February 12, 1952 (advertisement). The date in the inscription may be incorrect or not refer to creation date, as the advertisement appeared in the Life issue from 21 January 1952.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1914-1984, bulk 1942-1984

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Advertisement for Schlitz beer from Life magazine, 1952. Jackson Pollock and Lee Krasner papers, circa 1914-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 13813