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Echoes of War
  • Stanley William Hayter
    1901–1988
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Paris, France
  • Echoes of War, 1979
  • Death of Hektor
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • etching, engraving
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 245 x 217 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 5/8 x 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. Vincent J. Bannan through the Martin S. Ackerman Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0131.05
Description

Abstract image with overlapping line drawings. There is a Greek shield, spear, and boat with oars in the bottom left quadrant. There is a face in a helmet in the bottom right corner. There is a figure in a chariot drawn by a horse in the top right corner. There is another horse in the top left quadrant. There are other lines over the top of the composition.