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Holocaust I

1968
Bernard Childs (American, 1910–1985)


Dimensions

Platemark: 34.4 x 34.8 cm (13 9/16 x 13 11/16 in.) Sheet: 66 x 50 cm (26 x 19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.964

Medium or Technique

Power tool engraving, unique color state proof

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Dark green and olive green ink; embossed paper from pierced plate

Inscription

Recto, in graphite, below: Childs '68 unique color state proof "Holocaust I" 1/1

Signed

Childs '68

Provenance

1968, The artist; 1985, inherited by Judith Childs, artist's wife (New York, NY); 2010, sold by Judith Childs to MFA. (Accession Date: December 15, 2010)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Yu-Wen and Julian Wu

Copyright

© Estate of Bernard Childs