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The Squadron, 1968

 Item — Folder: 69
Identifier: CC-16014-16355

Scope and Contents

The poem consists of nine horizontally placed black colored hearts that simulate a group of flying airplanes. Their black color rather than conventional red is an anti-war protest (Vietnam). -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1968



0 See container summary (1 print (offset)) ; 40 x 40 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

drawer study De

Custodial History

The Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, gift from Ruth and Marvin A. Sackner and the Sackner Family Partnership.


Published: Antwerp, Belgium : [Publisher not identified]. Signed by: Paul De Vree 1969 (l.r.). Nationality of creator: Belgian. General: Added by: CONV; updated by: MARVIN.

Repository Details

Part of the The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry Repository

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