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Inscription

Signed by artist, lower right on sheet in black ink: Allen Ginsberg; artist inscription, across bottom under image: Publisher-hero Barney Rossett whose Grove Press legal battles liberated U.S. literature & film - at Tower Books, N.Y. symposium on new 90's Censorship Politics, June 20, 1991; on verso, by unknown hand, across bottom center in graphite: GD-AG-117; across lower right: 6/20/91 Neg # 35; in lower right corner: GDC 498

Provenance

Allen Ginsberg Estate; Ellen and Gary Davis, Greenwich, CT (through Howard Greenberg Gallery, New York); gift to NGA, 2009.

Exhibition History
2010
Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg, National Gallery of Art, Washington; National Gallery of Art, Washington; Grey Art Gallery & Study Center, New York University, New York; The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, 2010 - 2013, no. 80.