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Tight Rope Walker.
  • Albert Bloch
    born: Saint Louis, Missouri, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States ; active: Germany, United States
  • Tight Rope Walker., 1913
  • Where object was made: United States
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: wove Strathmore Japan
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: plate 113 x 160 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 237 x 320 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: plate 4 7/16 x 6 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 5/16 x 12 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Albert Bloch
  • Not on display
  • 1939.0005

Rope walker with umbrella walking on a rope between two trees, dark clothed ring master in foreground, woman acrobat and clown standing against right tree. Crowd of people in background.