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Punching General

Dublin Core

Title

Punching General

Creator

Baj, Enrico

Source

lib

Format

26 1/4 x 20 inches

Identifier

765

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Biography

Enrico Baj 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, 71/90

Signature Position

Signed, lower right; numbered 71/90

Donor

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Lust

Citation

Baj, Enrico, “Punching General,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed October 15, 2021, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/849.

Item Relations

This Item dcterms:creator Item: Enrico Baj
This Item dcterms:relation Item: Coleytown Elementary School