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Volcano
  • Gabor Peterdi
    1915–2001
    born: Pestujhely, Hungary ; died: Stamford, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Volcano, 1961
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color etching
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 578 x 831 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22 3/4 x 32 11/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 625 x 872 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24 5/8 x 34 5/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 30 x 40 in
  • Gift of Lennie and Jerry Berkowitz
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0100
Description
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Abstract landscape rendered in dark tones. Looking down into a crater of an active volcano, the dry rocky rim of the volcano along the horizon.