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untitled (payment in full for a good answer)
  • Dan R. Kirchhefer
    born 1947
    born: Hastings, Nebraska, United States ; active: United States
  • untitled (payment in full for a good answer), 2010
  • Where object was made: Emporia, Kansas, United States
  • etching
  • Paper Type: laid, Moriki (Yatsuo/Yamoto) yellow, w
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 155 x 127 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 1/8 x 5 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Saralyn Reece Hardy, courtesy of the artist
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0042
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Vertical composition with upper portion of a peeling palm tree trunk through the center, spreading into palm leaves that stretch across the top of the sheet. In the lower left, a dog seen from the back retreats, running, leaving wispy trails of dust indicated by circular patterns etched into the plate.