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The Tube Staircase
  • Cyril Edward Power
    1872–1951
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom
  • The Tube Staircase, 1929
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • color linocut
  • Paper Type: tissue
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 472 x 294 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18 9/16 x 11 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
    Frame Dimensions: 25 3/4 x 20 3/4 x 1 1/2 in
    Weight: 10 lbs
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund and Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1996.0038
Description
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Long spiral staircase in yellow, blue and black (yellow and blue overlap to make green). It is wrapped around a long pole with thin rings around it. The staircase extends beyond the top and bottom of the composition.