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Plank's Pool
  • William T. Wiley
    born 1937
    born: Bedford, Indiana, United States
  • Plank's Pool, 1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, soft ground
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 1/2 x 23 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 571.5 x 584.2 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20 x 19 3/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 508 x 501.65 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 27 x 26 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Morris Cohen
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0115

Palette in center with various objects drawn over it - paint brush, magnifying glass, knife, man crawling, and Indian woman with bow and arrow. More drawing surrounds the palette in darker shades.

Metaphysical still life, some of the shapes are traced from studio and personal items. Plank was a physicist and a mathmatician.