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across bottom in black ink: SITE SCULPTURE PROJECT - AIR MARKER PIECE / THE CONTRAILS FROM THREE JET AIR PLANES (FLYING SIMULTANEOUSLY) / WILL MARK THE SPACE BETWEEN VANCOUVER, BC AND ST. JOHNS, NEWFOUNDLAND, / PORTLAND ORE, AND HALIFAX, N.S, EUREKA, CALIE AND NEW YORK CITY, / (ALL PLANES WILL LEAVE AT THE SAME TIME FROM THE WEST / COAST) / DESIGNED MAY 1968 / Douglas Huebler

Provenance

Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Vogel, New York; gift to NGA, 2007.

Exhibition History
1994
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994, no. 43.
1997
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection (NGA National Lending Service Exhibition), Portland (Oregon) Art Museum, 1997.
1997
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection (NGA National Lending Service Exhibition), The Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art (formerly Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery), University of Texas, Austin, 1997.
Bibliography
1975
Painting, Drawing and Sculpture of the '60s and the '70s from the Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1975: p. 11.
1994
From Minimal to Conceptual Art: Works from The Dorothy and Herbert Vogel Collection. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: no. 43.