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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.m
Description

Red text and a red and black bug on a white background. There is a large winged bug in the top half of the image. (Identified as a butterfly.) It has a black body and head with two antenna. It has black wings with red and black spots. It is sitting on a black table. There is red text at top center and bottom center. The text on the bottom is aligned on the left.