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"Gloria Swanson," Big Brother and the Holding Company, Sir Douglas Quintet, October 15 & 16, Avalon Ballroom
"Gloria Swanson," Big Brother and the Holding Company, Sir Douglas Quintet, October 15 & 16, Avalon Ballroom
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Date:
1966
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Color Offset Lithograph Poster
Dimensions:
Sheet: 507 x 361 mm (19 15/16 x 14 3/16 in.)
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Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1997.64.12
Acquisition Date:
1997-06-27
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. Julian Silva

Exhibition History:

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

The central image is a screened photograph of Gloria Swanson wearing a lace veil appropriated from the original taken in 1924 by Edward Steichen. The colors are dark blue, screened blue, red and magenta on a white background.