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American Gothic

A work made of drypoint on cream wove paper.

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  • A work made of drypoint on cream wove paper.

Date:

1937

Artist:

Lawrence E. Kupferman (American, 1909-1982)
published by the Works Progress Administration

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Lawrence Edward Kupferman

Title

American Gothic

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1937

Medium

Drypoint on cream wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 16.3 × 27.9 cm (6 7/16 × 11 in.); Sheet: 31.8 × 38 cm (12 9/16 × 15 in.)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago, Works Progress Administration Allocation

Reference Number

1943.1896

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