Euphoria

1955
Bernard Childs (American, 1910–1985)


Dimensions

Platemark: 32 x 18.9 cm (12 5/8 x 7 7/16 in.) Sheet: 55.7 x 45.2 cm (21 15/16 x 17 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2005.1222

Medium or Technique

Power tool engraving printed in color

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Power tool engraving printed in cerulean blue, burnt sienna, cadmium red, black, and raw sienna; printed in one pull

Inscription

Lower margin in graphite pencil: Childs '55 épreuve d'artiste "Euphoria" 4/5
Verso lower left in graphite pencil: Bernard Childs / 4 Rue de la Université / Paris, 7 / ARTIST'S PROOF of plate "Euphoria"
Verso lower right in graphite pencil: 75

Provenance

Judith Childs (widow of the artist), New York; her gift to MFA, 30 December 2005.

Credit Line

Gift of Judith Childs

Copyright

© Estate of Bernard Childs