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ID: 700001699Record Type: Movable Work
8 dead twos in a wooden box (aquatints (prints); Mullican, Matt (1951-), as "That person"; published: Edition...; published: 2007; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 2873-352; 873352; (OCoLC)ocn664396240; accession number: 2010.PR.45*)
Note: The looping text and ominous twos were produced by That person, an ageless, genderless persona Matt Mullican assumes under hypnosis.
Titles:
8 dead twos in a wooden box (preferred,C,U,RP,English-P,U,U)
8 dead 2s in a wooden box (C,U,undetermined,U,U)
Box containing prints depicting the number "2" (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: portfolio
Work Types:
aquatints (prints) [300041366] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, intaglio prints, etchings (prints))
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published: 2007

Creator Display:
Mullican, Matt (1951-), as "That person"; published: Edition Jacob Samuel [preferred,GRISC]
artist Mullican, Matt (American painter and installation artist, born 1951) [500115023]
publishers Samuel, Jacob (American printmaker and publisher, born 1951) [500353917]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 2873-352; 873352; (OCoLC)ocn664396240; accession number: 2010.PR.45*
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Santa Monica [7003736] Los Angeles county (county), California (state), United States (nation), North and Central America (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 portfolio (8 prints, 1 colophon sheet): aquatint
prints (visual works) [300041273]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)
aquatint (printing process) [300053242]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, intaglio printing processes, etching (printing process))
portfolios (containers) [300198929]
.......(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Containers (Hierarchy Name), containers (receptacles), <containers by function or context>, document containers)

Dimensions: 56.5 x 46.4 x 5 cm; sheets: 51.8 x 42 cm
General Subject:
calligraphic (preferred )

Specific Subjects:
numbers [300055665]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, scientific concepts, mathematical concepts) (AAT)
death [300151836]
.....(Activities Facet, Events, events (activities), personal life events) (AAT)

Provenance: samuel; Purchase.
Inscriptions: 8 dead twos in a wooden box Matt Mullican. "8 dead twos in a wooden box !! / that person did it did it / not me not me not me"--box lid.; "not matt mullican"--inside box lid.; "8/16 Matt Mullican"--pencilled on verso of each print.; "project design : matt mullican/jacob samuel; digital: anthony racco; aquatint: jacob samuel w/ eric ziemann; papers: natural gampi + magnani pescia..."--Colophon.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
8 dead twos in a wooden box........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 873352
8 dead 2s in a wooden box........ [GRISC]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Box containing prints depicting the number "2"........ [VP]
........ Getty Vocabulary Program rules
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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