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San Francisco Phantom

Dublin Core

Title

San Francisco Phantom

Creator

Baj, Enrico

Format

25 1/2 x 20 inches

Identifier

764

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Biography

Enrico Baj (October 31, 1924 – June 15, 2003)[1] was an Italian artist and writer on art. Many of his works show an obsession with nuclear war. He created prints, sculptures but especially collage. He was close to the surrealist and dada movements, and was later associatied with CoBrA. As an author he has been described as a leading promoter of the avant-garde. He worked with Umberto Eco among other collaborators. He had a long interest in the pseudo-philosophy 'pataphysics.

Category

WSPAC

Media

Lithograph

Media Details

Lithograph, 4/45

Signature Position

Signed, lower right; numbered 4/45

Donor

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Lust

Citation

Baj, Enrico, “San Francisco Phantom,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed November 18, 2019, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/848.

Item Relations

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