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Italia, 1990

Identifier: CC-09886-10082

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Scope and Contents

The collage depicts Hansen's typical image of Venus of Willendorf made with gold foil. The outline material is the basis of the collage on the final page. The two center pages are photographic colored portraits of Hansen, one of which is a double exposure showing Hansen within his studio. -- Source of annotation: Marvin or Ruth Sackner.


  • Creation: 1990



0 See container summary (1 hard cover book + collage (gold foil) + 2 color photographs + collage (cut, paper, paint) (4 pages)) ; 37.5 x 28 x .8 cm

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Location

alpha shelf

Custodial History

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


Published: Cologne, Germany : Edition Art-Matrix. Signed by: A.H. (l.r.- collage); Al Hansen (b.c.- inside back cover). Nationality of creator: American. General: About 27 total copies. About 1 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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