Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Leonard Baskin, artist
    born: New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States ; died: Northampton, Massachusetts, United States ; active: United States
    Ben Shahn
    born: Kovno, Russian Empire (present-day Kaunas, Lithuania) ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • Beatitude, 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving, hand coloring
  • Paper Type: thin laid Japanese paper (Hosho?)
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: block 260 x 386 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 345 x 472 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: block 10 1/4 x 15 3/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 9/16 x 18 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0190
Catalogue raisonné

A man in a field of wheat with small color shapes and lines behind and over him. The man is looking down. He is only shown from the waist up.