{ "objects" : [ { "embark_ID" : 3273, "URL" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Objects-1/info/3273", "Disp_Access_No" : "1975.289", "_AccNumSort1" : "", "Disp_Create_DT" : "1970", "_Disp_Start_Dat" : "1970", "_Disp_End_Date" : "1970", "Disp_Title" : "Ultra", "Alt_Title" : "", "Obj_Title" : "", "Series_Title" : "", "Disp_Maker_1" : "Edward Ruscha", "Sort_Artist" : "Ruscha, Edward", "Disp_Dimen" : "11 7/16 x 29 1/16 in. (29.1 x 73.8 cm)", "Disp_Height" : "11 7/16 in.", "Disp_Width" : "29 1/16 in.", "Dimen_Extent" : "sheet", "Medium" : "Gunpowder", "Support" : "paper", "Disp_Medium" : "Gunpowder and pastel on paper", "Info_Page_Comm" : "For a year, this drawing resided in the home of Vice President and Mrs. Walter Mondale, part of a group of 75 works of art from museums in the Northeast borrowed for the official residence on the grounds of the Naval Observatory in Washington. In a letter dated April 26, 1979, Joan Mondale wrote to Director John Mahey, “Having spent many of my working years in museums, I know that lending works of art brings mixed feelings—the pleasure of sharing, pride that the work has been sought, and the apprehension for one’s treasures. Be assured, your generosity in loaning works to the Vice President’s House is gratefully appreciated.” (Did Mrs. Mondale know that Pop artist Ed Ruscha’s lover was named Ultra Violet?) [Label text from It Came From the Vault exhibition, 2013]", "Dedication" : "The Charles Rand Penney Collection of the Memorial Art Gallery", "Copyright_Type" : "Under Copyright", "Disp_Obj_Type" : "Drawing", "Creation_Place2" : "American", "Department" : "", "Obj_Name" : "", "Period" : "", "Style" : "", "Edition" : "", "Curator" : "Lent to Vice President Walter Mondale''s home in Washington DC, March 20, 1979 - March 30, 1980", "Images": [ { "ImagePath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/images/75.289_A2.jpg", "ThumbnailPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Thumbnails/75.289_A2.jpg", "PreviewPath" : "https://webkiosk.gallerysystems.com/Media/Previews/75.289_A2.jpg", "IIIF_URL": "http://iiif.gallerysystems.com/75.289_A2.jpg", "IsPrimary" : "1", "_SurrogateID" : "45036", "Image_Type" : "digital image", "Photo_Credit" : "", "Remarks" : "These photos and variants can be found on the disk entitled "MAG 160210"", "View" : "" } , ] }, ] }