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Rio, 1953

  • Livio Abramo, Brazilian, 1902-1992

Wood engraving printed in black ink on tissue paper

  • Image: 11 1/8 × 6 3/4 inches (28.3 × 17.1 cm) Sheet: 14 1/8 × 11 inches (35.9 × 27.9 cm)

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton

73.75

Signed, in pencil at lower left: Livio Abramo

Marks, on block, lower right: [illegible, possible artist's mark or last two digits of date]

Inscribed, in pencil, lower right: Rio | 1953 | fin. [or possibly f.n.] Inscribed, center lower edge of sheet: 11

Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton

1973-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Livio Abramo, Rio, 1953, wood engraving printed in black ink on tissue paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Irving F. Burton, 73.75.