Bingo 1992 sketchbook

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Sketches of cats, cormorants, roosters, dogs, Native American symbols, petroglyphs, zodiac signs, and crows. Handwritten text includes Chinese calligraphy, poems, descriptions of Triton Museum of Art, the Quantum series II exhibition and Cosmic Gap, and various Buddhism expressions. Provenance includes: Image 1, hand-illustrated cover titled Bingo 1992; Image 2, photocopied Peace 1993 illustration affixed to page [appears hand-colored] inscribed Happy New Year, and love from lulu; Image 5 dated 9/12/92 with handwritten note, From - Lulu; Image 105 dated Oct '94.


Type of resource mixed material
Form mixed media
Extent 1 bound volume, 140 pages, 21.59 x 27.94 cm; 1 insert sheet
Date created [ca. 1992 - 1994]
Language English
Digital origin reformatted digital


Creator Bing, Bernice, 1936-1998


Subject Triton Museum of Art
Subject Asian American artists
Subject Asian American women artists
Subject Artists
Subject Lesbian artists
Subject Chinese American artists
Subject Buddhism
Subject Calligraphy, Chinese
Subject Spirituality
Genre Sketchbooks
Genre Notebooks
Genre Calligraphy (visual works)
Genre Pen and ink drawings

Bibliographic information

Note Spiral-bound sketchbook with color, hand-illustrated cover. Contents include: 35 pages of sketches; 20 handwritten pages of text; 4 pages of illustrated clippings/[postcards?], affixed to the page; 1 insert sheet with illustration.
Note Digitized from original by Stanford Libraries.
Source ID sul:M2651_b01_f03
Location M2651
Repository Stanford University. Libraries. Department of Special Collections and University Archives

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