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Loop

A work made of soft ground etching, with drypoint on cream japanese paper, laid down on white wove paper (chine collé).
© Martin Puryear

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  • A work made of soft ground etching, with drypoint on cream japanese paper, laid down on white wove paper (chine collé).
  • Sculpture of wooden panels shaped like an abstract chair with a deep narrow base.

Date:

2002

Artist:

Martin Puryear
American, born 1941

About this artwork

As seen with this print as well as the earlier Gate, Puryear has a special ability to produce small works that reveal no shortage of power or completeness despite their scale. Indeed, Loop is one of the artist’s favorite prints, possibly due to its daring succinctness.

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Prints and Drawings

Artist

Martin Puryear

Title

Loop

Origin

United States

Date

2002

Medium

Soft ground etching, with drypoint on cream Japanese paper, laid down on white wove paper (chine collé)

Dimensions

212 x 175 mm (image/plate); 420 x 350 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. Robert O. Delaney Fund

Reference Number

2007.98

Copyright

© Martin Puryear

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