Orpheus in Hades

Varujan Boghosian, American, 1926 - 2020

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1969

Woodcut on wove paper

Image: 13 1/2 × 16 3/4 in. (34.3 × 42.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Charlotte Wood Jewett Collection; Given by Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth E. Jewett

© Varujan Boghosian

PR.981.97

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in blue ink, lower left: FOR KENNETH JEWETT A GREAT HOST; lower center: ORPHEUS IN HADES; signed and inscribed, in graphite, lower right: Varujan Boghosian ARTISTS PROOF

Course History

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

CLST 04, Classical Mythology, Simone Oppen, Fall 2019

Provenance

The artist; given to Charlotte Wood Jewett (1904-1991) and Kenneth E. Jewett (1905-2003), Belfast, Maine, date unknown; given to present collection, 1981.

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