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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.a
Description

Yellow and black text and a black, white, and yellow image on a page. There is a white rectangle at the top of the pate with two horizontal lines of yellow text inside. There are two lines of black text below. Under that is a rectangular image. Inside are two figures in a landscape. The figures are at bottom right on a checked ground. There are trees on the left and a domed structure on the left. There is a third line of black horizontal text along the bottom.