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Les Cafetieres (Coffeepots)
  • Mario Avati
    1921–2009
    born: Monaco ; died: Paris, France ; active: France
  • Les Cafetieres (Coffeepots), 1971
  • Where object was made: France
  • color mezzotint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 239 x 291 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 3/8 x 11 7/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 472 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 18 9/16 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0206
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Various coffeepots and tea bottles on a shelf, surrounded in darkness. Five coffeepots of different colors. Red, orange, turqoise, white, purple.