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Polite People
  • Gabor Peterdi
    1915–2001
    born: Pestujhely, Hungary ; died: Stamford, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Polite People, 1948
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 248 x 200 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 7 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Richard Hollander
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0152
Description

Surrealist-like composition with applied color. Abstract shapes representing two or more people.