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Undergrowth (Sous-Bois)
  • Hélène Nué
    born 1952
    active: France
  • Undergrowth (Sous-Bois), 2005
  • The Corcoran 2005 Print Portfolio: Drawn to Representation
  • Where object was made: United States
  • engraving
  • Paper Type: Hahnemühle
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 391 x 190 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 15 3/8 x 7 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 548 x 371 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 9/16 x 14 5/8 in
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 396 x 196 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 15 9/16 x 7 11/16 in
  • Gift of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0143.17
Description

Black ink on off white paper. A bugs eye view of a variety of fungus and the trees growing behind them. Distortions are present as if this is being view through water.