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Poikilothermal Reverie
  • David Frasier Driesbach
    born 1922
    born: Wasau, Wisconsin, United States
  • Poikilothermal Reverie, circa 1963
  • Where object was made: United States
  • aquatint, etching, engraving, soft ground
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 908.05 x 603.25 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 955.36 x 654.05 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35 3/4 x 23 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 37 5/8 x 25 3/4 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0013
Description

Right panel of triptych. Upper right corner, woman standing in window holding kerosene lamp with outstretched arm; center left, two musicians, one playing a horn instrument, the other a piano, three other figures one clapping her hands, one with his hands tied behind his back; colors range from orange to red with shades of blue.