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signed by artist, lower right on sheet in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; artist inscription, across bottom under image: Foyer & arcade at Entrance to Josef Stalin Birthplace Museum, Gori, Georgia / Soviet Union-- truck drivers on the road to nearby Vanni [sic] & Tibilise [sic] still had / Stalin-face stickers on their windshields. Outside Lendeva [sic] marble shelter at / the wooden birth-house itself, small rooms low cielings [sic] I remember. Not many / people in the museum, first weeks of Glasnost, December 7, 1985.; on verso, by unknown hand, bottom center of mount in graphite: GD-AG-132; bottom right of mount in graphite: GDC-903

Provenance

Allen Ginsberg Estate; Gary Davis, Greenwich, CT; gift to NGA, 2016.

Associated Names
Davis, Gary S.
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