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On the Lagoon (In Laguna)
  • Livio Ceschin
    born 1962
    born: Pieve di Soligo, Italy
  • On the Lagoon (In Laguna), 2003
  • The Corcoran 2005 Print Portfolio: Drawn to Representation
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, drypoint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 375 x 197 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 3/4 x 7 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 567 x 390 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 22 5/16 x 15 3/8 in
  • Gift of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0143.02
Description

Black ink drypoint printed on cream Japanese paper.Towards teh bottom of the vertical image is a small rendering of a man standing in a boat amongst teh thick reeds of a lagoon. The intertwining shapes of reeds and water fill the rest of teh vertical print, along with some cursive writing that disappears out of frame and amongst the reeds.