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  • Süleyman Saim Tekcan
    born 1940
    born: Trabzon, Turkey
  • untitled, 2002
  • Horse and Calligraphy
  • Where object was made: Turkey
  • lead engraving, embossing
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 115 x 115 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 270 x 195 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of IMOGA (Istanbul Museum of Graphic Arts)
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0156
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Roundel with engraving of three horse heads in profile; calligraphic-like script designs interwoven with lines creating the animal forms; patches of orange, yellow, blue and blue-green color throughout image; embossed design of horizontal calligraphic ribbon interlace at top of roundel.