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dc.creatorChafetz, Sidneyen_US
dc.identifier.otherCMA Accession Number: 2001.034.427en_US
dc.descriptionMedium: Etching.en_US
dc.descriptionPrint Image Size: 23 3/4 x 19 3/4 inches.en_US
dc.descriptionPrint Edition: 10 (with 3 artist's proofs).en_US
dc.descriptionAlternate Medium: Photo-etching.en_US
dc.descriptionInk(s): black.en_US
dc.descriptionSupport: wove paper.en_US
dc.descriptionA composition based on the 1972 Ohio State University commencement, with a tuba and guitar player, Mickey Mouse, and a dog all in mortarboards. They are surrounded by a marching band, cows, newspaper text about the Honorary Degree Committee, a reclining gorilla, and recognizable campus buildings such as Ohio Stadium and Morrill Tower. Latin text reads "Corruptio Optimi Pessima Ad Eundem" and "Annus Mirabus" - or "corruption among the best is worst" and "wonderful year." The title refers to the honorary degrees awarded to comedian Bob Hope and Vice President Spiro Agnew during the commencement ceremony, although Agnew's exact relationship to "#214" is unclear as he was the 216th individual to be awarded an honorary degree by the university.en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesSidney Chafetz Print Catalogue Raisonné. Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio. Gift of the Artist. 2001.034.427en_US
dc.rightsCopyright by The Sidney Chafetz Artwork Trusten_US
dc.title#214 and Hope, Wonderful Yearen_US

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