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On display at V&A South Kensington
Request to view at the Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E , Case MB9R, Shelf MP, Box 295A

To Catch a Whiteman by His Manifesto

Print
1967-1968 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Colour screenprint depicting a concrete poem printed in red in the shape of two footprints.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Colour screenprint
Brief Description
Print by students of Dom Sylvester Houedard from Bath Academy of Art, from a portfolio of prints, concrete poetry and experimental typography entitled 'To Catch a White Man by his Manifesto', colour screenprint, published by Openings Press, Corsham, Wiltshire, 1967-1968
Physical Description
Colour screenprint depicting a concrete poem printed in red in the shape of two footprints.
Dimensions
  • Average size of sheets height: 48.1cm
  • Average size of sheets width: 48.1cm
Dimensions taken from Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995
Object history
'To Catch a Whiteman by His Manifesto' is a portfolio containing experimental typography and concrete poetry made by Dom Sylvester Houedard and his students from Bath Academy of Art. The names of the ten students involved are; Stephen Lowndes, Sue Hudson, Liz Kelly, Jenny Osborne, Angus Davis, Erica Grice, Noelle Stewart, Alan Hext, Paul Ansell and Melody Craig.
Subjects depicted
Association
Bibliographic Reference
Victoria and Albert Museum Department of Prints, Drawings and Paintings Accession Register for 1995
Collection
Accession Number
E.2907-1995

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record createdMarch 31, 2009
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