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Waldflechte (Forest Lichens)
  • Karl Kröner
    1887–1972
    born: Zschopau, Germany ; died: Radebeul, Germany
  • Waldflechte (Forest Lichens), 1906
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • gouache on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 43.2 x 27.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 x 11 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0005
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In the top left corner is a white, plant-like form (identified as forest lichen). To the right and below the lichen are rectangles and squares with organic designs inspired by the lichen.