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Advertising brochure: An Ancient Medium in a Modern Rendering

A work made of woodcuts with text in reddish-brown and black ink, on cream japanese paper, folded into a booklet and bound with red string.

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  • A work made of woodcuts with text in reddish-brown and black ink, on cream japanese paper, folded into a booklet and bound with red string.

Date:

1914

Artist:

Gustave Baumann
American, 1881-1971

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Gustave Baumann

Title

Advertising brochure: An Ancient Medium in a Modern Rendering

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.

1914

Medium

Woodcuts with text in reddish-brown and black ink, on cream Japanese paper, folded into a booklet and bound with red string

Dimensions

Image, cover: 13.4 × 9.8 cm (5 5/16 × 3 7/8 in.); Booklet: 15.3 × 11.5 cm (6 1/16 × 4 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

The William Gold Hibbard Memorial

Reference Number

1923.442

Extended information about this artwork

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