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Sanctuary

A work made of lithograph in black on cream wove paper.

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  • A work made of lithograph in black on cream wove paper.

Date:

1944

Artist:

John Steuart Curry
American, 1897-1946

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

John Steuart Curry

Title

Sanctuary

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.

1944

Medium

Lithograph in black on cream wove paper

Inscriptions

Signed lower right, in image: "JSC 44"; lower right, below image, in graphite: "John Steuart Curry"

Dimensions

Image: 29.7 × 39.9 cm (11 3/4 × 15 3/4 in.); Sheet, sight: 32.5 × 42.5 cm (12 13/16 × 16 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of J. Barlow Nelson

Reference Number

2015.400

Extended information about this artwork

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