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Thiefs of Love
  • David Frasier Driesbach
    born 1922
    born: Wasau, Wisconsin, United States
  • Thiefs of Love, circa 1963
  • Where object was made: United States
  • aquatint, etching, engraving, soft ground
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 908.05 x 601.66 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 971.55 x 660.4 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35 3/4 x 23 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 38 1/4 x 26 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1964.0015

Left panel of a triptych. Signed in pencil, lower right "David F. Driesbach" . Upper center there is a large bird perched in a tree. Lower center a woman with long flowing hair is eating; predominant colors are shades of orange with dark blues, blacks and white.