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Whistler's Point
  • Mark Leithauser, artist
    born 1950
    born: Detroit, Michigan, United States ; active: United States
    Scip Barnhart, printer
    born 1946
    active: United States
    Union Printmakers Atelier, Inc., printer
    founded 1977
  • Whistler's Point, 2005
  • The Corcoran 2005 Print Portfolio: Drawn to Representation
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 22.86 x 27.94 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 x 11 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 366 x 556 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 7/16 x 21 7/8 in
  • Gift of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0143.10
Description

Black ink on off white paper. An arrangement of artist/printmaking supplies. Jutting up from the left is the corner of a frame or a jig made for holding a block or plate in place while carving it. To its right is a falling pile of printed paper. Arranged in front of those are some engraving tools, a tracing tool and a sea shell.