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Constellations / Hompson, Davi Det., 1967

Identifier: CC-09202-9383

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Scope and Contents

The 10 prints (one of the 11 is the colophon) depict random arrangements of the numbers 1 and 0 to suggest a concrete poem composed in a binary code. Hompson used his given name, David E.Thompson, as the author of this work. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1967



0 See container summary (10 prints (letterpress) in folder (paper)) ; prints 38 x 28 cm, in folder 39 x 29 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

wide flat files

Custodial History

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


Published: Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University. Signed by: aka Hompson (l.l.- colophon adjacent to his given printed name David E. Thompson). Nationality of creator: American. General: About 15 total copies. 11 number copy. 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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