Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund
  • poster
  • offset-printed
  • black-and-white
  • 71.5 x 55.5 cm.
  • [1] pp.
  • edition size unknown
  • unsigned and unnumbered

Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund

John Giorno, Les Levine, Yvonne Rainer, Taylor Mead, Anne Waldman, Ultra Violet, Angus MacLise, Joyous Lake, Andy Warhol, Allen Ginsberg, Lennox Raphael, Brand X, Silver Apples

Release 1 : A Benefit for the John Giorno Defense Fund

description

Oversized poster, designed by Les Levine, published in conjunction with fundraising events held on November 21 and 22, 1969 in support of John Giorno. Poster centers on newspaper clipping of Margaret Mead testifying to senators on the use of marijuana. Participants at benefit included Levine, Yvonne Rainer, Taylor Mead, Anne Waldman, Ultra Violet, Angus MacLeish & Joyous Lake, Andy Warhol, Allen Ginsberg, Lennox Raphael, Brand X, Silver Apples and others.

$450.00
Condition:  Very Good. Hand addressed mailed copy with postmarks. Folded in nine as issued with mild handling marks.
[Object # 23584]