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Composition in Red and Purple

A work made of relief etching on textured, cream wove paper.

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  • A work made of relief etching on textured, cream wove paper.

Date:

1956

Artist:

Pierre Courtin
French, 1921-2012

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Pierre Courtin

Title

Composition in Red and Purple

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1956

Medium

Relief etching on textured, cream wove paper

Dimensions

Plate: 12.8 × 19.6 cm (5 1/16 × 7 3/4 in.); Sheet: 49 × 25.3 cm (19 5/16 × 10 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxine Kunstadter

Reference Number

1978.598

Extended information about this artwork

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