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Sixth Stone II

A work made of lithograph from five stones in black, brown, ocher, white, and red ink on tan wove paper.

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  • A work made of lithograph from five stones in black, brown, ocher, white, and red ink on tan wove paper.

Date:

1964

Artist:

Lee Bontecou
American, 1931-2022

About this artwork

Closely related to Fifth Stone, Sixth Stone I, II, and III are largely variations on the same image. They differ only in the number of stones used (printed in black, brown, ocher, red, and white) and the type of surface these are printed on (two on paper, one on muslin). These were Bontecou’s first fully colored prints.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Lee Bontecou

Title

Sixth Stone II

Place

United States (Artist's nationality)

Date

1964

Medium

Lithograph from five stones in black, brown, ocher, white, and red ink on tan wove paper

Dimensions

Image: 92 × 70 cm (36 1/4 × 27 9/16 in.); Sheet: 120.8 × 82.5 cm (47 9/16 × 32 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Prints and Drawings Purchase Account

Reference Number

1982.99

Extended information about this artwork

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