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A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player
  • Kenneth Patchen
    1911–1972
    born: Niles, Ohio, United States
  • A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player, 1955
  • A Surprise for the Bagpipe Player
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 356 x 292 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 11 1/2 in
  • Gift from the Gene Swenson Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1970.0135.b
Description

Blue zebra and orange text on a yellow ground. The zebra is in profile facing left and has a very small head. The orange text starts to the left of the zebras front legs and continues below in a rectangle. Some of the letters are reversed. The ground is a bright yellow.