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Venice

A work made of color lithograph from one stone on white laid paper.
© 2018 Helen Frankenthaler / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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  • A work made of color lithograph from one stone on white laid paper.

Date:

1969

Artist:

Helen Frankenthaler (American, 1928-2011)
printed by Bill Goldston and Zigmunds Priede
published by Universal Limited Art Editions (American, founded 1955)

About this artwork

Frankenthaler began work on Venice by drawing with tusche wash on several stones. She transferred her preferred forms to fresh stones and set others aside to be resurrected for later projects, such as Ocean Floor (with Tony’s Orange).

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Helen Frankenthaler

Title

Venice

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1969

Medium

Color lithograph from one stone on white laid paper

Dimensions

Image: 40.7 × 34.5 cm (16 1/16 × 13 5/8 in.); Sheet: 55.6 × 43.5 cm (21 15/16 × 17 3/16 in.)

Credit Line

U.L.A.E. Collection acquired through a challenge grant of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Dittmer; purchased with funds provided by supporters of the Department of Prints and Drawings; Centennial Endowment; Margaret Fisher Endowment Fund

Reference Number

1982.475a

Copyright

© 2018 Helen Frankenthaler / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

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