Perseus Beheading Medusa I

Andre Racz, American (born Romania), 1916 - 1994

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1944

Intaglio on medium weight cream wove paper

Proof impression AA

Plate: 21 3/8 × 14 3/4 in. (54.3 × 37.4 cm)

Sheet: 22 13/16 × 18 1/8 in. (58 × 46.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through a gift from the Cremer Foundation in memory of J. Theodor Cremer

PR.2004.35

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, in graphite, lower right: Andres Racz 1944; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: Perseus beheading Medusa I; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: AA[circled]

Course History

CLST 04, Classical Mythology, Simone Oppen - INDEPENDENT VIEWING, Fall 2019

CLST 04, Classical Mythology, Simone Oppen, Fall 2019

CLST 4, Classical Mythology, Pramit Chaudhuri, Summer 2014

WGST 51.8, The Femme Fatale in Literature, Film, and Myth, Paul Carranza, Spring 2014

Provenance

Charles M. Young, Fine Prints & Drawings, Portland, Connecticut; sold to present collection, 2004.

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