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Hanging Up the Frame

Date:

1976

Artist:

William T. Wiley (American, 1937-2021)
published by Landfall Press (American, founded 1970)

About this artwork

Hanging up the Frame is one of a few unique works that Wiley made using one of the printing plates he created for his book Suite of Daze. Wiley frequently has used unusual materials in his work; chamois sometimes takes the place of the more traditional paper or canvas.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

William T. Wiley

Title

Hanging Up the Frame

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.

Made 1976

Medium

Etching, printed on chamois with sewn-on collage

Dimensions

74 × 55.5 cm (29 3/16 × 21 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Stanley M. Freehling

Reference Number

1977.482

Extended information about this artwork

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