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Old Man Ernest Beginnings
  • Donald O. Colley
    born 1954
    active: United States
  • Old Man Ernest Beginnings, 1990–2002
  • Where object was made: United States
  • linocut
  • Paper Type: bright yellow laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 530 x 615 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 20 7/8 x 24 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 635 x 721 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 25 x 28 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 36 in
  • Museum purchase: Elmer F. Pierson Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0127
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Landscape with a cabin and a man cutting wood in the background. Foreground dominated by a giant locust in the guise of the grim reaper.