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Box for portfolio, Face to Face: Twelve Contemporary American Artists Interpret Themselves in Wood Engravings

1985
Published by Robert Hauser (American, born in 1932), Published by Michael McCurdy (American, born in 1942), Fred Becker (American, 1913–2004), John A. Coughlin (American, 1885–1965), John dePol (American, 1913–2004), Fritz Eichenberg (American (born in Germany), 1901–1990), Raymond Gloeckler (American, 1961–1993), James Grashow (American, born in 1942), Judith Jaidinger (American, born in 1941), Stefan Martin (American, 1936–1994), Barry Moser (American, born in 1940), Gillian Tyler (American, born in 1935), Herbert Waters (American, 1903–1996), Intro by Leonard Baskin (American, 1922–2000)


Dimensions

Overall: 63.6 x 36 x 6 cm (25 1/16 x 14 3/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.1400.1a-b

Medium or Technique

Box for wood engravings made of basswood and Commodore cloth.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Portfolio of wood engravings by thirteen 20th-century artists. Printed in a limited edition of 200 with twelve original signed and numbered wood engravings, additional signed only prints for framing, a Lynd Ward dedication print and Leonard Baskin introduction.

Provenance

2012, year-end gift of the publisher, Robert Hauser, Petersborough, NH, to the MFA. (Accession date: February 27, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Hauser