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Hands of Fate

A work made of engraving from an acetate plate on cream wove paper.

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  • A work made of engraving from an acetate plate on cream wove paper.

Date:

1960

Artist:

Carl Hoeckner
American, 1883-1972

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Carl Hoeckner

Title

Hands of Fate

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1960

Medium

Engraving from an acetate plate on cream wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 16.9 × 10.7 cm (6 11/16 × 4 1/4 in.); Sheet: 22.3 × 15.4 cm (8 13/16 × 6 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Carl Hoeckner, Jr.

Reference Number

1998.486

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