A Frightful Dream, 1971

  • Warrington Colescott, American, born 1921
  • Aquarius Press, American, active 1970/1979
  • Mantegna I Press, American, active 1970/1979

Etching, aquatint, roulette, and photogravure printed in color ink on wove paper

  • Plate: 12 × 16 3/8 inches (30.5 × 41.6 cm) Sheet: 15 × 22 1/4 inches (38.1 × 56.5 cm)

Gift of John K. and Donna M. Dunn

1998.153.8

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Aquatint
  • Photogravure
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Wove paper
  • Figures (representations)
  • Bed (furniture)
  • Etching
  • Aquatint
  • Photogravure
  • Venice

Signed and dated, in pencil, lower right: Warrington Colescott 71

Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 13/122 Inscribed, lower center: A Frightful Dream

John K. and Donna M. Dunn

1998-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Warrington Colescott, A Frightful Dream, 1971, etching, aquatint, roulette, and photogravure printed in color ink on wove paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of John K. and Donna M. Dunn, 1998.153.8.