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untitled (blue on black)
  • Pierre Daura
    born: Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain ; died: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States ; active: Spain, France, United States
  • untitled (blue 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 58.5 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 16 7/8 x 23 1/16 in
  • Gift of Martha R. Daura in memory of Chapin DeWitt Clark
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0045

Blue female figures and animals (horses, deer) silhouetted on black ground. The central figure is a girl that holds the front of her dress and appears to be dancing. The animals on the left side of the composition are all lying down, while the unicorn-like animal on the right walks in toward the human figures at C. In the upper right corner are dice-like images. In the upper left corner is a fence(?)