The Giant Stride
Artist John Edgar Platt (English, 1886–1967)
Image: 16.9 x 41.4 cm (6 5/8 x 16 5/16 in.) Sheet: 19.1 x 43.5cm (7 1/2 x 17 1/8in.)
Medium or Technique
Color woodcut. Printed in eight colors
Not On View
Hilary Chapman, The Colour Woodcuts of John Edgar Platt, 1999, cat.4; Garton and Co., British Printmakers 1855-1955, 1992, fig.382
Inscribed in pencil, l.l.: No.59 The Giant Stride; l.r.: John Platt
Artist's estate; Catherine E. Burns Fine Prints (Oakland, CA); from whom purchased by the MFA, September 20, 2000.
Museum purchase with funds donated by Hope and Charles Hare
Reproduced with permission.