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The Shark Rock
  • Kerr Eby
    born: Tokyo, Japan ; died: Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
  • The Shark Rock, 1941
  • Where object was made: Maine, United States
  • etching, sandpaper ground
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 263 x 387 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/8 x 15 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 322 x 435 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 5/8 x 17 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0314
Catalogue raisonné

Monochromatic seascape. There is a man on a fishing boat at bottom right. He is seen from behind next on a boat without a sail. There are many white birds in the sky around and above him. There are rocks on the horizon, about three-fourths down from the top of the page. The sky is dark.