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Perseus Beheading Medusa

1945
André Racz (American, 1916–1994)


Dimensions

Sheet: 66.7 x 47 cm (26 1/4 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1567

Medium or Technique

Etching and aquatint with engraving, embossing, and monotype inking

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto, in graphite, l.l: Unsigned proof of Perseus by Andre Racz

Provenance

Leo Katz Collection, New York; purchased by Charles M. Young from an auction at Swann Galleries, New York, March 2, 2004; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accesion Date: December 17, 2008).

Credit Line

Gift of Charles M. and Susan Alyson Young