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Kollwitz Leaf
  • Maria Arango
    born 1959
    born: Havana, Cuba ; active: United States
  • Kollwitz Leaf, 2005
  • The Baren Exchange Portfolio #23
  • Where object was made: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
  • color woodcut on handmade silk paper
  • Paper Type: handmade silk paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 312 x 257 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/4 x 10 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 381 x 257 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 x 10 1/8 in
  • Gift of BarenForum.org
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0070.02

Two hands, palms up, dominate the image, the left hand is directed up toward the top of the sheet and the right hand is directed toward the bottom of the sheet. A leaf covers the hands in the lower left corner.