Satiric lithograph of late 20th century glass making; a spoof of the engraving of "The pit of Memnon" from The travels of Sir John Mandeville, which includes a plate depicting a late 15th c. Bohemian glass factory.
Gift of Richard Posner in 1984.
Displayed in the exhibition titled "Heart stampin', crucible bustin', & pipebendin': inside studio glass", held at the Rakow Research Library, May-November 2009.
Signed and dated 1983.
Accompanying poster is a postcard dated 6-12-84 with explanation from Posner of poster; also accompanying poster is a copy of magazine cover of Spar for the March 1982 issue (no. 6) featuring reproduction of Posner's lithograph, with The pit of Memnon featured on verso.
23 of 100 posters.