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Ten Proverbs

Joseph Low (American, 1911–2007), Printer and Publisher Eden HIll Press (American, founded in 1959)

Place of Publication: Newtown, Connecticut, USA


Overall (without slipcase): 31.7 x 23.2 x 0.5 cm (12 1/2 x 9 1/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Portfolio of ten color linoleum cuts, plus one color variant proof

Not On View


Americas, Contemporary Art, Prints and Drawings



([Newtown, CT] Eden Hill Press, 1959) 31.7 cm; [12 ff., unbound]; original publisher’s green cloth slipcase with printed paper label (green cloth slipcase).

[Newtown, CT] Eden Hill Press, 1959


Pen and red ink on colophon leaf "Joseph Low"; color proof also signed in graphite lower right "Joseph Low"


Purchased directly from the artist by the MFA, February 13, 1963.

Credit Line

William A. Sargent Fund