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Beyond the Great Eclipse: 1000 Riot
Beyond the Great Eclipse: 1000 Riot
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Date:
2009
Location:
Not on display
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Media:
Direct To Plate Photogravure And Aquatint Etching
Dimensions:
Sheet: 635 x 445 mm (25 x 17 1/2 in.)
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North America
Accession Number:
2015.37.4
Acquisition Date:
2015-10-07
Credit Line:

Foundation purchase, Phyllis C. Wattis Fund for Major Accessions

A vortex of gray buildings swirl in front of a yellow background on which is written backwards in dark gray, “1000 Riot and Battle Police in Watts Area.” stylized magazine cover with National Guard troops with drawn weapons and smoke in the background.