Mel Bochner

American (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1940)

Misunderstandings (A Theory of Photography)

printed material | ten offset lithographs and envelope
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    Mel Bochner, Misunderstandings (A Theory of Photography), 1970; ten offset lithographs and envelope, 27 1/8 in. x 51 3/4 in. (68.9 cm x 131.45 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Mel Bochner

27 1/8 in. x 51 3/4 in. (68.9 cm x 131.45 cm)
Acquired 2011
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Mel Bochner


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