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The Song of the Border-Guard

© Cy Twombly Foundation. Photo by Peter Paul Geoffrion.

The Song of the Border-Guard

Artist: Cy Twombly (Born in Lexington, Virginia, 1928–2011)
Publisher: Published by Nicola Cernovich (born, 1929)
Culture: American
Date: 1952
Medium: Woodcut on orange paper, with printed text on paper
Dimensions:
Cover (closed): 13 x 10 inches (33 x 25.4 cm)
Cover (open): 13 x 20 inches (33 x 50.8 cm)
Inner sheet (open): 20 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches (52.1 x 31.8 cm)
Edition: edition of approximately 200, unnumbered
Classification: Print
Credit Line: Gift of Barbara Newborg, M.D.
Provenance: Judith Perlzweig Binder; gift 1980s to Barbara Newborg; gift 2012 Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University.
Object number: 2012.5.1