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Zonnebloem (Sunflower)
  • Samuel Jessurun de Mesquita
    1868–1944
    born: Amsterdam, Netherlands ; died: Auschwitz, Poland
  • Zonnebloem (Sunflower), 1914
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 299 x 195 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/4 x 7 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 342 x 502 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 13 7/16 x 19 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Janey L. Levy
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0253
Description

Interior. A single sunflower in a vase sits on a surface. The vase reflects light through windows divided by muntins. On the surface behind the sunflower, there are two seashells.