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Place of creation


8 prints : framed carbon paper with embossed plastic label tape ; 23.7 x 31.8 cm (frame) (each item).

Scope and content

Item is a series of eight framed carbon paper prints by Arnaud Maggs entitled 15. Each print consists of a sheet of black carbon paper with rows of black text typed over top, along with numbers typed on embossed label tape affixed to the centre. The text describes various events in Maggs's life, such as his experiences in school, travel, different stages in his career, the birth of his children, the aquisition of his first camera, and his relationships with his parents, spouses and friends.

Graphic (art)
90: Open
To be viewed with the assistance of the
Portrait Gallery of Canada
Graphic (art)
90: Open
891 Item no. assigned by LAC 6395 -- 6398
90: Open
Graphic (art)
90: Open
892 Item no. assigned by LAC 6399 -- 6402
90: Open
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Terms of use

Credit line : Library and Archives Canada, archival reference number R7959-6395 to 6402
Copyright : Arnaud Maggs
Restrictions on use : None

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Additional information

Custodial history
Item was purchased from Arnaud Maggs in 2005

Exhibitions note
Exhibition title: Arnaud Maggs: Identification. Curators: Rhiannon Vogl, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; 2012 06 04 – 2012 09 16


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