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Grateful Dead at the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, January 24-26, 1969
  • Richard Alden Griffin
    1944–1991
    born: Palos Verdes, California, United States ; died: Petaluma, California, United States
  • Grateful Dead at the Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, January 24-26, 1969, 1969
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color offset lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 665 x 554 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26 1/8 x 21 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase: Joe and Barb Zanatta Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0112
Description

Colorful image of a concert poster for the Grateful Dead. There is a sun in the center with blue sky around it. There is a curving area of land from center left to center right, dipping down in the center. There is a scull and crossbones at bottom center. There are trees on either side with roots growing into the ground. There are mushrooms on the ends. There is a sun, snakes, and wings at the top. The border around the image is yellow on top and red on the sides and bottom. There is text along the bottom with a beetle in the center.