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The Leper, The funeral, plate 127-128 from The Wood Engravings of Leonard Baskin

A work made of wood engraving on cream wove japanese paper.

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  • A work made of wood engraving on cream wove japanese paper.

Date:

1956/57, printed 1961

Artist:

Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000)
printed by The Gehenna Press (American, 1942-)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Leonard Baskin

Title

The Leper, The funeral, plate 127-128 from The Wood Engravings of Leonard Baskin

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.

1956–1957

Medium

Wood engraving on cream wove Japanese paper

Dimensions

View of all images: 34.2 × 23.4 cm (13 1/2 × 9 1/4 in.); 43 × 44 cm (16 15/16 × 17 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. Joseph R. Shapiro

Reference Number

1961.880.48

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