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(!) Destiny is in the Hands of OR'S (?)
  • Martin Johnson
    born 1951
    born: Elmer, New Jersey, United States ; active: United States
  • (!) Destiny is in the Hands of OR'S (?), 1982
  • Where object was made: United States
  • graphite, felt tip pen, gold appliqué, on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 28.2 x 35.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/8 x 14 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • The Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, The University of Kansas, The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection: Fifty Works for Fifty States, a joint initiative of the Trustees of the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection and the National Gallery of Art, with generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0052
Label Text

On the top third of the paper is a drawing in purple of a structure. The parts of the structure are labeled in orange with the names of colors. To the right are three gold stickers: an upside-down !, a 9 and an upside-down 7. Below this section, the title of the work is written horizontally across the paper. Under the title is a drawing that is labeled STUDIO SET UP FOR ART PRODUCE in orange ink. Much of this drawing is marked over with diagonal lines in faint black ink.