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Dance of the Birds
  • Carlos Mérida
    1891–1985
    born: Guatemala City, Guatemala ; died: Mexico City, Mexico
  • Dance of the Birds, copyright 1932
  • Where object was made: Guatemala
  • color lithograph
  • Paper Type: cream colored paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 329 x 227 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 15/16 x 8 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 428 x 317 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 12 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Transfer from Library
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0242
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Description

Two dancers in 3/4 view with a pale background; figures are faceless and surrounded by gray area; headdresses of dancers look like dunce caps with bull's eyes behind.