[untitled: wedding invitation decline]
Assemblage (sculpture technique)
Poetry -- Female authors
American poetry -- 20th century
Small book-like object consisting of matte purple paper wrapped in white thin Japanese tissue paper and thick, loose, silk, green cord with heavy weight, white, plain weave fabric on verso. Inside is a small card covered in dandelion seeds, and text that reads “My friend Mike / your wedding / negative card / has arrived / Mike Belt / you are right / and the summer / has returned / to feel / your tire heart - / love Amelia.”
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987
Amelia Etlinger Collection (PCMS-0060)
Poetry Collection Manuscripts (State University of New York at Buffalo)
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection
State University of New York at Buffalo. Poetry Collection.
Copyright the Estate of Amelia Etlinger and used with permission. For more information contact the Poetry Collection at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Clifton Park, New York
1970 - 1986
Collection open for research.
Is Part Of
Amelia Etlinger Collection (LIB-PC010)
paper, silk cord, woven fabric, seeds
Sent to Mike Belt, donated to the Poetry Collection by Ellen Marie Helinka.
Estate of Amelia Etlinger
3 x 2.5 inches
Etlinger, Amelia, 1933-1987, “[untitled: wedding invitation decline],” Digital Collections - University at Buffalo Libraries, accessed March 21, 2018, https://ubdigit.buffalo.edu/items/show/52293.