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Seduction Coat
  • Renée Stout, artist
    born 1958
    born: Junction City, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
    Pyramid Atlantic, printer
    founded 1981
  • Seduction Coat, 2005
  • The Corcoran 2005 Print Portfolio: Drawn to Representation
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chine collé, appliqué
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK, Rives light weight, and Kit
  • Object Height/Width: 572 x 381 mm
    Object Height/Width: 22 1/2 x 15 in
  • Gift of the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington DC
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0143.21

Decorative background printed with off white ink on white paper. In the middle of the image is a empty red dress. A box to the left of the dress shoulder contains an image of a perfume bottle with a description under it. Another box towards the bottom of the dress contains an image of a rope necklace with an attached shell and description under it. To the right middle of the dress is another box containing an image of a plant. attached to the chest of the dress is an actual golden string that is free to be moved around and positioned.