Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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The Tower
  • Ronald Brooks Kitaj, artist
    born: Chagrin Falls, Ohio, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: England, United Kingdom, United States
    Kelpra Studio, Ltd., printer
    active 1957–1991
    Marlborough Gallery, publisher
    established 1948
  • The Tower, 1969
  • In Our Time: Covers for a Small Library After the Life for the Most Part
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color screen print, photo screen print
  • Paper Type: J.B. Green, laid, left and upper deckl
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 456 x 340 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 17 15/16 x 13 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 771 x 575 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 30 3/8 x 22 5/8 in
  • Gift of Anthony Harris through the Martin S. Ackerman Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0234.01
Catalogue raisonné

Image of the cover and spine of a hard cover, cloth-bound book. Cover illustrated with a building and its reflection in a pool of water. Text and illustration are set within series gold and green rectangles. Title, author and illustration rendered in gold on green background. Three-color screen print.