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Proscenium VII
  • Richard Smith
    1931–2016
    born: Letchworth, England, United Kingdom ; died: Patchogue, New York, United States
  • Proscenium VII, 1971
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 362 x 472 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 584 x 584 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 1/4 x 18 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 23 x 23 in
    Frame Dimensions: 24 1/4 x 24 1/4 x 3/4 in
    Weight: 7 lbs
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1971.0340
Description
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Four rectangular pieces combined to almost make a full rectangle. The bottom piece is distended at a diagonal, preventing it from connecting with the side piece on the right. Flurry of calligraphic lines covering all area except distended bar.