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Rip Kirby

A work made of pen and brush and black ink, over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of pen and brush and black ink, over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper.

Date:

published May 19, 1949

Artist:

Alex Raymond
American, 1909-1956

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Alex Raymond

Title

Rip Kirby

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.

Published 1949

Medium

Pen and brush and black ink, over traces of graphite, on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 14 × 47.2 cm (5 9/16 × 18 5/8 in.); Sheet: 19.7 × 52.7 cm (7 13/16 × 20 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Everett D. Graff Fund

Reference Number

2003.4

Extended information about this artwork

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