Spider Study

1978
Bernard Childs (American, 1910–1985)


Dimensions

Platemark: 30 x 41.5 cm (11 13/16 x 16 5/16 in.) Sheet: 32.5 x 51 cm (12 13/16 x 20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.298

Medium or Technique

Monoprint, in orange, black and gray (finished)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

State for “OM”

Inscription

On verso, in graphite, hand of Judith Childs; Spider Study / State for "OM" / by Bernard Childs / 1978 / J. Childs 27./ IX. 89

Markings

Verso: red chop mark of Bernard 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