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Constellation, ca. 1938

  • Jean Arp, French, 1887-1966
  • XXieme Siecle, active 1930

Linoleum cut printed in green ink on yellow wove paper

  • Image: 12 1/4 × 9 1/4 inches (31.1 × 23.5 cm) Sheet: 12 1/2 × 9 5/8 inches (31.8 × 24.4 cm)

Gift of John S. Newberry

52.15

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Abstraction
  • Linoleum-block printing
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Linocut
  • France

Inscribed, in pencil, verso, lower right: X - 712

John S. Newberry; 1952-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bolliger, Hans. Arp Graphik 1912-1959. Exh. cat., Klipstein and Kornfeld. Bern, 1959, no. 22 (ill.). "Dokumentation der Kunst des 20 Jahrhunderts." Arntz-Bulletin. Haag/Oberbayern, 1968, p. 140, no. 96 (ill.).

Jean Arp, Constellation, ca. 1938, linoleum cut printed in green ink on yellow wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of John S. Newberry, 52.15.