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Indicatif II [Varient Copy] / Furnival, John; Chopin, Henri; Furnival, Astrid., 1970

Identifier: CC-13142-13440

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Scope and Contents

This unique varient copy has the same typewriter poem prints and reel to reel tape by Chopin as the original edition, but the Furnival prints differ and this copy has an embroidered flag by Astrid Furnival that was shown in the "Dorothy" exhibition at Bear Lane Gallery in 1966. Finally, although the boxes are the same, the covers have different collaged elements. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1970



0 See container summary (10 prints (silkscreen) + 2 prints (silkscreen, folded) + soft cover book + flag (embroidered) + reel to reel tape + print (pop-up) + booklet (concertina, black and white photographs) in box (cardboard, cloth covered, collaged)) ; box 32 x 40 x 2 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

shelf portfolio

Custodial History

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


Published: Gloucester, England : Openings Press. Signed by: Henri Chopin (l.l.- colophon inside back cover box); Astrid Furnival (l.l.- inside back cover box); John Furnival (l.r.- inside back cover box); HC[hopin] (l.r.- prints). Nationality of creator: British and French. General: About 1 total copies. 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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