Sketch for "Eclipse"

Robert Petersen, American, born 1945



Pigment, archival tape collage, and graphite on paper

Image: 6 11/16 × 6 11/16 in. (17 × 17 cm)

Sheet: 13 3/8 × 17 13/16 in. (34 × 45.3 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Sally and Wynn Kramarsky



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right: ROBERT PETERSEN; inscribed, in graphite, upper left: SKETCH OF ECILPSE [sic]; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: SEPTEMBER 25th 1978 COLOR

Course History

SART 17, Collage, Esme Thompson, Fall 2012

Publication History

Amy Eshoo, Ed., with contributions by Derrick R. Cartwright, James Cuno, Elizabeth Finch, Josef Helfenstein, Glenn D. Lowry, David Mickenberg, Ann Philbin, Earl A. Powell III, Jock Reynolds, and Townsend Wolfe, 560 Broadway: A New York Drawing Collection at Work, 1991-2006, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2008, checklist, p. 159.


Sally and Wynn Kramarsky, New York; given to present collection, 2006.

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