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Reproduction of Walter De Maria telegram to Virginia Dwan, 1970?

Reproduction of Walter De Maria telegram to Virginia Dwan, 1970?

Russell, Walter, photographer

Item Information

Title: Reproduction of Walter De Maria telegram to Virginia Dwan

Date: 1970?

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm

Description: 1970 is presumed date of photograph. Telegram itself was sent 1968 April 6.

Photograph shows the telegram in a frame, and typewritten label on verso suggests that it was hung in a Dwan Gallery exhibition.

Label reads: Walter De Maria; Telegram; April 6, 1968; type/paper; installation Language IV; June 2-25, 1970

De Maria suggests that Dwan close her gallery to focus on "world wide land operations."

Creator: Russell, Walter, photographer

Forms part of: Dwan Gallery (Los Angeles, California and New York, New York) records, 1959-circa 1982, bulk 1959-1971

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Reproduction of Walter De Maria telegram to Virginia Dwan, 1970? / Walter Russell, photographer. Dwan Gallery (Los Angeles, California and New York, New York) records, 1959-circa 1982, bulk 1959-1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 18004