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Drawing - Box that opens in 4 directions
  • Box that opens in 4 directions
    Craig-Martin, Michael
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Box that opens in 4 directions

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Britain (made)

  • Date:

    1969 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Craig-Martin, Michael (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chartpak (a commercially produced matt tape made of crepe paper) on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Acquired from the Rowan Gallery, London in 1970

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MD , shelf 42

Physical description

Chartpak (a commercially produced tape) on paper entitled '4 boxes containing one circle'.

Place of Origin

Britain (made)


1969 (made)


Craig-Martin, Michael (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Chartpak (a commercially produced matt tape made of crepe paper) on paper

Marks and inscriptions

Michael Craig-Martin 1969
Signed and dated in pencil


Height: 63.3 cm, Width: 52 cm, : cm

Descriptive line

By Michael Craig-Martin; 'Box that opens in 4 directions', 1969; Chartpak matte crepe tape on paper

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Taken from Departmental Circulation Register 1970

Production Note

Chartpak is a commercially produced tape. The matte type is made of crepe paper, the gloss type of vinyl plastic. The type used on this drawing is crepe.


Tape; Crepe; Paper






Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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