Thelonious Monk, Dr. John the Night Tripper, The Charlatans, May 3–5, Carousel Ballroom

Thelonious Monk, Dr. John the Night Tripper, The Charlatans, May 3–5, Carousel Ballroom
Artist:
Date:
1968
Location:
de Young
Herbst Exhibition Gallery
Century:
Media:
Color Offset Lithograph Poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 357 x 280 mm (14 1/16 x 11 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2017.7.3
Acquisition Date:
2017-01-31
Credit Line:

Gift of the Gary Westford Collection

Exhibition History:

The Summer of Love Experience: Art, Fashion, and Rock and Roll
de Young, Herbst Galleries, April 8 to August 20, 2017

Surrealistic and organically formed letters and forms evoke a subterranean atmosphere populated by lizard like animals and grotesque human faces. The main colors are blue, yellow and green on a black background.

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