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Ebb Tide

A work made of lithograph on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of lithograph on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1937

Artist:

Vera Andrus
American, 1896-1979

About this artwork

Vera Andrus was born in Wisconsin and trained in Minnesota, where she learned lithography. In 1934 she won a scholarship to the Art Students League in New York; there she studied with George Grosz and Eugene Fisch. Andrus, like many of her peers, was employed by the Works Progress Administration, which encouraged the inexpensive distribution of artists’ lithographs.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Vera Andrus

Title

Ebb Tide

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

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1937

Medium

Lithograph on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 34.4 × 24.9 cm (13 9/16 × 9 13/16 in.); Sheet: 40.6 × 30.1 cm (16 × 11 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Mr. and Mrs. T. Stanton Armour Fund

Reference Number

2008.211

Extended information about this artwork

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