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Afternoon of a Faun
  • Barbara Patera
    born 1938
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States ; active: United States
  • Afternoon of a Faun, 2002
  • The Baren Exchange Portfolio #13
  • Where object was made: Issaquah, Washington, United States
  • woodcut, hand coloring, relief print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 265 x 215 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 3/8 x 8 7/16 in
  • Gift of BarenForum.org
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0044.19
Description

Image of a creature in a landscape. The creature (identified as a fawn) is in profile facing left. It has the face of a man with horns on its head. It has a man’s torso and furry legs with hooves for feet. He has a furry back and neck. He holds a flute in his right hand and raises his left leg in the air. There is a sun at top right and wavy black foliage.