Configuration II, ca. 1949

  • Jean Arp, French, 1887-1966

Woodcut printed in color ink on wove paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 24 1/4 × 19 3/8 inches (61.6 × 49.2 cm)

Gift of Ellen Sharp

1995.141

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Abstraction
  • Woodcut (process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Woodcut (print)

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed, in pencil, lower left: Arp

Watermark: C.M. FABRIANO-ITALIA | Duc de Parma

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: 22-45/90

Provenance

Ellen Sharp; 1995-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Arntz, Wilhelm F. Arntz-Bulletin: Dokumentation der Kunst des 20 Jahrhunderts. Haag in Oberbayern, 1968, p. 238, no. 281 (ill.). Bollinger, Hans, compiler. Hans Arp Graphik 1912-1959. Bern, 1959, no. 40.

Rights Status

Jean Arp, Configuration II, ca. 1949, woodcut printed in color ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Ellen Sharp, 1995.141.