Collection Artwork
Wes Wilson (Sacramento, California, 1937 – 2020, Leann, Missouri)
poster for Howlin’ Wolf, Big Brother and The Holding Company, and The Harbinger Complex, The Fillmore, San Francisco, April 21–23, 1967 (BG-60)
1967
screen print
Bill Graham (Berlin, Germany, 1931 – 1991)
Creative Lithograph Co. (Oakland, California, 1946 – 1993)
Howlin' Wolf (West Point, Mississippi, 1910 – 1976, Hines, Illinois)
Big Brother and the Holding Company (San Francisco, California, 1965 – 1972 / 1987 - c. 2010s)
The Harbinger Complex (Fremont, California, 1963 – 1967)
frame size: 25 3/8 x 15 5/8 x 1 1/2 in.
paper size: 24 x 14 in.
Tang purchase
published in San Francisco, California, United States, North America
2019.28.1

Ongoing Research

Research on our collection is ongoing. If you have resources you’d like to share, please contact Associate Curator Rebecca McNamara.
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Pattern by Monica Andrews '19
Inspired by the exhibition 3-D Doings: The Imagist Object in Chicago Art, 1964-1980
The Tang Pattern Project celebrates the Museum’s 20th anniversary. Organized by Head of Design Jean Tschanz-Egger, past and current Tang Design Interns created patterns inspired by the Museum’s exhibition and event history.