Trial Proof for "a, b, c"

Bernard Childs, American, 1910 - 1985

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about 1960

Engraving with power tools in black and brown ink

Sheet: 9 13/16 × 9 13/16 in. (25 × 25 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Judith Childs in honor of Anne and Robert C. Simpson, Class of 1953, Thayer 1954, Tuck 1954

2007.85.2

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed and dated, in graphite, lower left margin: Childs '60; inscribed, in graphite, lower center margin: trial proof for "a b c"; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper left: Bernard Childs / (American 1910-1985) / trial proof for "a, b, c" c. 1960 / zinc plate imp. Childs

Provenance

The artist; Judith Childs [his widow], New York, New York; given to present collection, 2007.

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