Artists' Books

 

Artist

Victor Burgin

Nationality

British

Artist Dates

b. 1941

Title of Work

Family

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Date of Work

1977

Medium

Artists Book

Edition #

Edition of 2,000

Height

6"

Width

6"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection, James Smith Pierce Collection

Status

Stored: FF_012_D

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Artist Bio

Victor Burgin was born in 1941 and is currently based out of Gascony and Paris. Burgin studied at the School of Painting at the Royal College of Art in London from 1962 to 1965 and later on went to study at Yale University where he obtained his MFA in 1967. He is best known for his writing and photographic sequences which are political in nature and are often included in his artists' books. His work is said to be influenced by famous philosophers and political theorists.

Additional Information

Small black book of the photographic theme of "Family"

James Smith Pierce Collection

For more information about this book, please contact UND Art Collections.

Condition

Very good

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