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Butterballs
  • Churchill Ettinger
    1903–1984
    born: Halworth, New Jersey, United States ; died: Weston, Vermont, United States
  • Butterballs, mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 200 x 276 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 286 x 383 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 7 7/8 x 10 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 15 1/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Senator August W. Lauterbach
  • Not on display
  • 1960.0019
Description

A flock of seven buttertail birds flying in a "V" formation. There are fluffy clouds in the background.