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Baby Steps from the Cave

Date:

1983

Artist:

William T. Wiley
American, 1937-2021

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Contemporary Art

Artist

William T. Wiley

Title

Baby Steps from the Cave

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1983

Medium

Etching in blue ink with yellow, red, and brown printings inks, black and brown felt-tipped pens, cut and collaged fragments of offset lithographs with colored pencil and graphite on white wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 45 × 60.7 cm (17 3/4 × 23 15/16 in.); Image: 49.8 × 60.7 cm (19 5/8 × 23 15/16 in.); Sheet, sight: 49.8 × 62.2 cm (19 5/8 × 24 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Lindy Bergman

Reference Number

2018.281.6

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