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Etching in six panels, by Edgar Levy, Adolph Gottlieb, Esther Gottlieb, Lucille Corcos, David Smith and Dorothy Dehner ➔ Print of zinc-plate etching in six panels

Drawing/Painting/Print


Related people/organizations

Edgar W. Levy (artist)
Lucille Corcos (artist)
Dorothy Dehner (artist)
David Smith (artist)
Esther Gottlieb (artist)
Adolph Gottlieb (artist)

Date

1933 – 1974

Work Type

intaglio prints

Measurements

9.8 in (height) x 10.2 in (width)

Description

Print from an edition of 100 made in 1974 from a 1933 zinc-plate etching. The etching is divided into a grid of six panels, in which each of the artists etched a portrait of another member of the group, all on a single etching plate. From top left to right, the portraits are: Lucille Corcos, by Dorothy Dehner; David Smith, by Lucille Corcos; Adolph Gottlieb, by Edgar Levy. Bottom row: Edgar Levy, by Esther Gottlieb; Dorothy Dehner, by Adolph Gottlieb; Esther Gottlieb, by David Smith. A small cat and alligator were etched by Edgar Levy into the middle border, between panels.

Location

box k_15, folder 9

Identifier

KA0087_01

Use Restrictions

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