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White Noise
  • Byron H. Bratt Jr.
    born 1952
    born: Everett, Washington, United States
  • White Noise
  • Where object was made: United States
  • mezzotint, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 200 x 252 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 7/8 x 9 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 312 x 360 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/4 x 14 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0235
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Two snow globes in an interior. The snow globe on the left has plowed fields and a yellow house in the center. There is a green pine tree on the right and a brown bird on the left. There is brown in the bottom and the globe has a brown base. The snow globe on the right is black and white. There is an identical plowed field, house, tree, and bird inside. There are also snowflakes. The base is grey. The globes are on a surface with vertical lines and the background is black. The horizon line is roughly halfway down from the top of the image.