Rust

1966
Bernard Childs (American, 1910–1985)


Dimensions

Platemark: 26.5 x 17.8 cm (10 7/16 x 7 in.) Sheet: 39.3 x 27.8 cm (15 1/2 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.295

Medium or Technique

Engraving, printed in black ink with actual rust, unique impression

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Experimental plate, unique imoression

Inscription

b.c..: Childs 66 first artist proof of "Rust" plate

Provenance

1985, bequest of the artist to his widow, Judith Childs, New York; 2012, gift of Judith Childs to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 30, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Judith Childs

Copyright

Estate of Bernard Childs