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untitled (white on black)
  • Pierre Daura
    1896–1976
    born: Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain ; died: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States ; active: Spain, France, United States
  • untitled (white on black), circa 1967
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gouache on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 31 x 46 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 3/16 x 18 1/8 in
    Mount Dimensions: 43 x 59 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 23 1/4 in
  • Gift of Martha R. Daura in memory of Chapin DeWitt Clark
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0046
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Description

Black paper with two large organic white animalian forms in the top half of the composition. The one at the left has what appears to be a tail that curves toward the center, while the right shape is upside down. A series of dots fill the lower part of the painting.