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Surrender Dorothy. 24 by 36 inches on cradled clayboard.

SurrenderDorothy
Materials:

1939 full-page print ad: Wizard of Oz
1939 MGM Movie promo/synopsis
1910 Dreams Just Dreams sheet music cover
1940s Dorothy and Toto linen book page
1969 LIFE Magazine cover: Marijuana
1971 Shaft movie ad
1950s hair net package
1945 G.E. ad: Judy Garland
1972 LIFE Mick Jagger pic
1970 Tiparillo woman ad
1926 gold drug prescriptions
1950s Swami diner paper fortunes
1960 London transit ticket
Late 1960s LIFE ads and photos
1950 Park and Shop game card

Vintage:
MGM stock photo: Wicked witch and flying monkey
4 tins
Typewriter keys
Watch parts
Monopoly dog
Pharmacy label

BBGB: More Wonder. 36 by 60 inches on birch cradled clayboard. Commissioned by Bristol Boys and Girls Club.

MoreWonder
Materials:

1930s Depression Era zinc Milk Tokens
1940s celebrity penny scale fortune card
1912 The Bristol Press microfilm photo
1930s Shredded Wheat ad
1930s or ‘40s Ovaltine ad
1940s Doodle Stix Atomic Age Toy
1950s mini Scrabble tiles
1940s View-Master slides
1936 Disney magazine fragment
1940s Penny scale card
1940s and 1950s Monopoly game pieces
1967 and 1971 LIFE magazine ads
VINTAGE:
Bristol Club photos (reproductions)
Club pamphlet reproductions
Leather stamped Boys Club badges
Food labels
Library catalog cards
General store price tags
Tins
Typewriter ribbon reel
Microfiche:
NY Times (gray) and a Boston Globe (blue)
Earring
Buttons
Typewriter keys
Typewriter ribbon spool
Vintage Soviet-era watch faces

Recent: Contributor logos and names

Lieber John. Commissioned piece for John Basinger Tribute. 24 by 36 inches on 2 inch birch cradled clayboard.

SMMLieberJohn
JB large pic 8/26/12 by photographer Bruce Williams.

Materials:

1963 Film Promotion Ad: “Move Over, Darling”
1950s Royal Typewriter Ad
1950s and ‘60s LIFE Magazine Ads
1966 LIFE Magazine Batman
WWI-era German currency
1943 Rx
1950s View-Master slides
1930s gramophone needle tin
1940s or ‘50s toy car
1940s or ‘50s pewter Monopoly dog
1940s typewriter key
1960s dictionary page

VINTAGE:
NY Times microfiche (gray)
Boston area microfiche (blue)
German text pages
General Store tag
Watch parts
Tiny bottles with tiny watch parts
Train tickets
Tins
Buttons

JOHN’S THINGS:
Assorted Letters (English and German)
Envelops
Assorted Photos
Eye Glasses
Heart Rock
Paradise Lost DVD set cover
The King production poster
1969 Driver’s License
Wesleyan Alumni nametag
Omega Institute nametag
Eugene O’Neill stamp