Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities
Billie Holiday and Mister, photographed by Carl Van Vechten ***
February 25, 2008
Posters from Die Deutsche Werbegraphik (Berlin : Verlag Francken & Lang, 1927)
February 21, 2008
Portrait of George Washington on a playing card, Hearts (Cary USA 204)
February 18, 2008
Poster designed by Alfred Jarry for the premiere of Ubu Roi, 1896. and a later poster advertising the "Expojarrysition" organized by the Collège de Pataphysique in 1953.
February 7, 2008
Drawings of jazz performers, on wood, by Ted Joans. (Uncat JWJ MS 55) "Don Cherry and Ornette Coleman 1959, with Leroi Jones and A.B. Spellman Digging" *** "Roscoe of Chicago"
February 4, 2008
New acquisitions, unique documents, and visual and textual curiosities from the collections.