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Documenta 6 : Handzeichnungen, Utopisches Design, Bucher / Kolar J ; Michaux H ; Arakawa ; Baruchello GF ; Darboven H ; Fahlstrom O ; Ruhm G ; Zush ; Steinberg S ; Roth D ; Ruscha E ; Paolozzi E ; Badura M ; Blank I ; Broodthaers M ; Carrega U ; Knizak M ; Nannucci M ; Ulrichs T., 1977

Identifier: CC-15478-15804

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Scope and Contents

This was the first artist book exhibition that the Sackners attended. It made a major impact on them in terms of the their subsequent direction in collecting. The catalog includes reproductions of Kenneth Snelson's drawings for the sculpture, Forest Devil, the maquette of which is held by the Sackners. Marcel Broodthaers' Un Coup de Des and Jes Petersen's Piero Manzoni, books held by the Sackner Archive were exhibited. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1977



0 See container summary (1 soft cover book (376 pages)) : illustrations ; 29.8 x 21 x 2.5 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Custodial History

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


Published: Kassel, Germany : Documenta. General: Added by: CONV; updated by: RED.

Repository Details

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

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