Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Project for a Bridge
  • Su Braden, artist
    born 1940
    active: England, United Kingdom
    The Letter Edged in Black Press, Inc., publisher
  • Project for a Bridge, 1967
  • S.M.S. No. 1
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, die cutting, vellum
  • Object Height/Width: 161.93 x 161.93 mm triangle, folded
    Object Height/Width: 6 3/8 x 6 3/8 in triangle, folded
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund and Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William Shearburn
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0027.02.a,b

A flat sheet of vellum in the shape of a wide chevron with three folds to collapse the shape down to a triangle with equal height and width (a). Geometric ink drawing appear on alternating sides of the sheet, so when folded all drawings face in the same direction. Packed in a clear plastic bag (b).