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Das Thier (The Animal)
  • Anton Seder, artist
    born: Munich, Kingdom of Bavaria (present-day Germany) ; died: Strasbourg, France
    Gerlach and Schenk, publisher
  • Das Thier (The Animal), 1895
  • Das Thier in der decorativen Kunst (The Animal in the Decorative Arts)
  • Where object was made: Vienna, Austria
  • chromolithograph
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 397 x 346 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 5/8 x 13 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 542 x 414 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 5/16 x 16 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Charles M. and Alyson Young
  • Not on display
  • 2009.0097

Crustaceans and shellfish arrayed amongst ornamental borders made of sea plants. All are in soft shades of dusky blue and umber on a cream ground.