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Poster, Captain Beefhart & His Magic Band, 1966

This is a Poster. It was designed by Wes Wilson and printed by West Coast Lithograph Co.. It is dated 1966 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is offset lithograph on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mr. Leslie Schreyer and Mrs. Alice Schreyer. It is credited Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie J. Schreyer.

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Its dimensions are

48.2 x 34.8 cm (19 in. x 13 11/16 in.)

It is signed

Imprinted in white, right margin: © WES WILSON . 1966 #18

It is inscribed

Imprinted in white, right margin: printing by West Coast Lithograph Co., SF

Cite this object as

Poster, Captain Beefhart & His Magic Band, 1966; Designed by Wes Wilson (American, b. 1937); offset lithograph on white wove paper; 48.2 x 34.8 cm (19 in. x 13 11/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Leslie J. Schreyer; 1979-34-26

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