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U000.22.12
Artist / Maker : Burton, Dennis
Title : The Strip Of Knowledge
Date (Execution) : 1970-01-21
Geographical Origin : Canada
Cultural Group :
Style / Period : Contemporary 1950 -
Medium / Material  : Oil Paint, Paper, Wingnut And Screw
Support / Technique : Pressed Board (paper)
Object Type : collages (visual works); mixed media works
Visual Description : This pop-culture themed collage is composed of magazine and newspaper cut-outs, English and French text, oil paint, and a 3-D arrow attached to the support board by a wingnut and screw. Many of the figural cut-outs are nude women. In the centre of the composition a series of images of the same woman is depicted in five different poses.
Accession # : U000.22.12
Width (cm) : 60.90
Height (cm) : 45.70
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Edward Burns Harvey and Lorna R. Marsden
Artist Statement :