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Saskia's Dream

1981
John E. Dowell (American, born in 1941), Printer Charles Grumbling


Dimensions

Image: 61 x 33 cm (24 x 13 in.) Sheet: 74.9 x 43.2 cm (29 1/2 x 17 in.)

Accession Number

1988.114

Medium or Technique

Offset lithograph printed in four colors

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

The print is actually a musical score which was performed at the ICA in Philadelphia in 1983. The print itself was done with mylar drawings for each color which were contact exposed onto light-sensitive plates, the black plate is a negative image of its drawing, while the 3-color plates are positive images of their drawings.

Inscription

Inscribed in pencil, bottom: "A. P. SASKIA'S DREAM john E. Dowell, Jr. ‘81c"

Credit Line

Gift of the Print and Drawing Club

Copyright

© John E. Dowell, Jr.