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Jonathan Swift
  • Sidney Chafetz, artist
    1922–2013
    born: Providence, Rhode Island, United States ; died: Columbus, Ohio, United States
    James L. Battersby
    active: United States
    Robert Tauber, printer and designer
    Logan Elm Press, publisher
  • Jonathan Swift, 2005
  • 7 Poets
  • Where object was made: Ohio, United States
  • letterpress, color reduction woodcut
  • Paper Type: cream Rives heavyweight mould-made wov
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: folded 510 x 332 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: folded 20 1/16 x 13 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: open 510 x 666 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: open 20 1/16 x 26 1/4 in
  • Gift of Jack Ozegovic and Ann Carlin Ozegovic
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0021.07
Description
Inscriptions/Signature
Exhibitions

vertical bi-fold sheet with grey text on exterior front, woodcut portrait and block of text juxtaposed on each side of interior, and additional text block on back.

woodcut: black, green/grey, and iron grey portrait on iron grey background. man wears long, full, curled wig and white collar with two long ends extending over black and green/grey robe.