Spider Studies

1978
Bernard Childs (American, 1910–1985)


Dimensions

Platemark: 32.8 x 30.5 cm (12 15/16 x 12 in.) Sheet: 40.1 x 31.5 cm (15 13/16 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.288

Medium or Technique

Monoprint in violet, unique proof

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Verson, in graphite, in hand of J. Childs: Spider Studies / by Bernard Childs (American 1910-1985) / 1978 / j Childs 26.1x.1989

Markings

two red chops of B. Childs

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