Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Brice Marden
    born 1938
    born: Bronxville, New York, United States
  • Adriatics, 1974
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, aquatint
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 603 x 362 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 23 3/4 x 14 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 826 x 566 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 32 1/2 x 22 1/4 in
    Frame Dimensions: 35 3/4 x 25 3/4 x 1 1/4 in
    Weight: 11 lbs
  • Museum purchase: National Endowment for the Arts
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0025.02
Label Text

Rectangle split in half horizontally across the center. The bottom half is rich black created by aquatint and etched lines. Upper half of rectangle, lines and foul bite. There is a dashed line that crosses diagonally from the right top edge to the bottom right corner of the white square.