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Artball trading cards
Celender, Don, 1931-2005
A set of 20 baseball trading cards with artists, architects, and gallery owners photo-collaged on the front side of card, and an image of their work considered at "hit" on the verso. For example O'Keeffe is depicted as a second base player for the "Yankz" and her hit is "Sky Above Clouds II." Marc Chagall is depicted as a pitcher for the "Dads." His hit is "Birthday." The cards are contained in a box (10 x 7 x 2 cm.) labeled "Artball." The collection has set 2 of 5. Art world figures for Set 2 include : Helen Frankenthaler, George Luks, Hans Hofmann, Georges Braque, Victor Vasarely, Marc Chagall, Martha Jackson, Henry Moore, Richard Lippold, Raoul Dufy, Alfred H. Barr Jr., David Smith, Bradley Walker Tomlin, Georgia O'Keeffe, Pavel Tchelitchew, Grandma Moses, Arthur B. Davies, Albert Alexander Smith, Tony Smith, Allan Appel, and J. Carter Brown.
St. Paul, Minnesota
20 cards : ill., port. ; 9 x 7 cm.
Artists' apps & games
Artists' books--United StatesBaseball in artArtists--Caricatures and cartoonsTrading cards
gamesartists' books (books)
For Rights information please contact Special Collections at the John M. Flaxman Library.
The original object was scanned as a TIFF file on an Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner at approximately 4000 pixels on the long dimension.