Artist Sol LeWitt, American, 1928-2007
Publisher Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Canadian
  • Within a Twenty Inch Square Area, Using a Black, Hard Crayon, Draw Ten Thousand Freehand Lines, of any Length, at Random.
Date 1971
Medium lithograph printed in color ink on wove paper
Dimensions Image: 20 × 20 inches (50.8 × 50.8 cm)
Sheet: 28 × 28 inches (71.1 × 71.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Friends of Modern Art Fund and National Endowment for the Arts Matchng Musuem Purchase Grant
Accession Number F76.18.8
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, at lower right: LeWitt
Marks Drystamp, lower right corner: [printer's drystamp]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil at lower left: 6/25
Inscribed, printed in sepia, lower center of sheet: Within a twenty inch square area, using a black, hard crayon, draw ten thousand freehand lines, of any lenth, at random. Print this in four colors (black, red, blue and yellow) by turning the stone a quarter turn for each color.
Inscribed, in pencil below drystamp, verso: NS 152
1976-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
American Prints 1960-1985. Exh. cat., Museum of Modern Art. New York, 1986, p. 224.