Ink | Thinking Aloud: The Prints of William Kentridge

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William Kentridge, "Phenakistoscope," 2000.  Four-color lithograph on pages from "Bacon’s Popular Atlas of the World" (1951) attached to two gramophone records, machined metal shafts, gear mechanisms, and wooden handle, edition of 40.  Image: 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm) (diameter); overall: 31 ½ x 11 ½ x 11 ½ in. (80 x 29.2 x 29.2 cm). Published by New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York.  Courtesy David Krut Projects, New York.

William Kentridge, “Phenakistoscope,” 2000. Four-color lithograph on pages from “Bacon’s Popular Atlas of the World” (1951) attached to two gramophone records, machined metal shafts, gear mechanisms, and wooden handle, edition of 40. Image: 11 ½ in. (29.2 cm) (diameter); overall: 31 ½ x 11 ½ x 11 ½ in. (80 x 29.2 x 29.2 cm). Published by New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York. Courtesy David Krut Projects, New York.