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Pig, from A Bestiary

A work made of letterpress in black on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of letterpress in black on ivory wove paper.

Date:

1962

Artist:

Aubrey Schwartz (American, born 1928)
poem by Anthony Hecht (American, 1923–2004)
printed by Plantin Press (American, 1931–1986)
published by Kanthos Press, (American, 20th century)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Aubrey Schwartz

Title

Pig, from A Bestiary

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

1962

Medium

Letterpress in black on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

46 × 38.3 cm (18 1/8 × 15 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

William McCallin McKee Memorial Endowment

Reference Number

1962.808.21

Extended information about this artwork

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