Glen BaxterThe Twins Introduced the Imposter 1978

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Artist
Glen Baxter (born 1944)
Title
The Twins Introduced the Imposter
Date 1978
MediumLetterpress print on paper
Dimensionsimage: 117 x 125 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased 1982
Reference
P07607
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Catalogue entry

P07607 [from] UNTITLED PORTFOLIO 1978 [P07604P07609; complete]


All inscribed ‘Glen Baxter 78’ bottom right and ‘31/75’

Six letterpress prints, printed at Ithaca Press, published by Anthony Stokes, in range 4×4 7/8-4 1/4×6 1/4 (10×12.5–10.7×16)
Purchased from Anthony Stokes (Grant-in-Aid) 1982

Baxter's prints are taken from original drawings and published in limited edition, postcard and book form. ‘The twins introduced the imposter’ was also published as a postcard by Anthony Stokes in 1980. ‘To me the window is still a symbolically loaded motif drawled Cody’ was also published as a postcard by Anthony Stokes (1980) and in The Impending Gleam, a book of Baxter's work published by Jonathan Cape (1981)… (read more)

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