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A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player
  • Kenneth Patchen
    born: Niles, Ohio, United States
  • A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player, 1955
  • A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 356 x 292 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 11 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Gene Swenson Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0135.h

Gray and red text and images on a light yellow page. There is a red animal in the top right quadrant. It has thin arms and legs and stands on two feet. It has long horns and a tail with a tuft of fur on the end. It has long eyelashes. There are alternating lines of red and gray text along the left side. The gray text is larger. There is a gray wave along the bottom with a small tree and house above it.