Detail View

Brews
Date: 1970
Dimensions: sheet: 23 x 32 in. (58.4 x 81.3 cm) image: 18 x 27 in. (45.7 x 68.6 cm) mat: 30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm)
Medium: screenprint
Credit Line: Bequest of Charlotte Collins from the Charles and Charlotte Collins Collection
Label Text: California-based Ed Ruscha made the screenprint Brews near the end of a two-year period during which he painted various “liquid word” images. In this print, the word becomes more than just an abstract signifier as the lettering appears to be traced in dripped beer foam.
Object Number: 2009.58
Currently not on view