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A portend of the artist as a yhung mandala, 1956 May

A portend of the artist as a yhung mandala, 1956 May

Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967

Item Information

Title: A portend of the artist as a yhung mandala

Date: 1956 May

Physical Details: 1 clipping : ill. ; 46 x 31 cm.

Description: This cartoon which satirizes the art world is designed to look like an astrological wheel. It was featured in the May 1956 issue of Art News.

This is a clipping from the magazine, a two page spread, page 36 and 37 on one side and on the other, page 35 and 38. Pages 35 and 38 each bear a portion of two different articles unrelated to the cartoon.

Creator: Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967

Forms part of: Ad Reinhardt papers, 1927-1968

Rights Statement: © Estate of Ad Reinhardt / Artists Rights Society (ARS)

Citation: A portend of the artist as a yhung mandala, 1956 May. Ad Reinhardt papers, 1927-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 11820