Open House: Five Engraved Scenes

2008
Andrew Raftery (American, born in 1962)


Dimensions

Sheet (Each of five): 55.9 x 76.2 cm (22 x 30 in.) Platemark (Each of five): 45 x 62.5 cm (17 11/16 x 24 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.8.1-5

Medium or Technique

Engravings

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Copperplate engravings. Individually titled “Scene One, Living Room”, “Scene Two, Dining Room”, “Scene Three, Kitchen”, “Scene Four, Hallway”, and “Scene Five, Bedroom”.

Inscription

Recto, in graphite, below: 12/50 Scene One Andrew Raftery 2008
Recto, in graphite, below: 12/50 Scene Two Andrew Raftery 2008
Recto, in graphite, below: 12/50 Scene Three Andrew Raftery 2008
Recto, in graphite, below: 12/50 Scene Four Andrew Raftery 2008
Recto, in graphite, below: 12/50 Scene Five Andrew Raftery 2008

Provenance

2009, Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY; sold by Mary Ryan Gallery to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 20, 2010)

Credit Line

Lee M. Friedman Fund