LAAST (sic) WITH THE NEEWS (sic). FIIRST (sic) WITH THE TRUUTH (sic)
Artwork date(s): 1975
Type: South African Artists Book
Place publication: (Pretoria, RSA)
Publisher: Artists Book
Reference note: Lithographic prints on four sides (pages 1, 2, 5 and 6) of a printed newspaper page - The Financial Times, Tuesday July 15, 1975. The Financial Times is famous for being printed in 'pink' which Battiss used as his substrate. The 'Fookball for Fun' illustration of a young African couple also appears on the title page of Fook Book 2 (where there is another illustration of the same sort - which does not appear on the title page of Fook Book 2) .
Pages 1 and 6 are printed in green and brown, page 2 is in white and black and page 5 in white and green.
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