Screams of Women in Labor, 1968

  • Ben Shahn, American, 1898-1969

Lithograph on paper

  • Framed: sheet: 22 1/2 x 17 3/4 in. 57.2 x 45.1 cm image: 21 1/8 x 17 1/4 in. 53.7 x 43.8 cm

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Ralph J. Coskey

F82.100.20

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Signed in stone, in green, lower right: Ben Shahn

Watermark along upper right edge: Arches

Inscribed in black print, on overleaf: XVIII

Published References

Prescott, Kenneth W., THE COMPLETE GRAPHIC WORKS OF BEN SHAHN, New York: Quadrangle/ The New York Times Book Co., 1973, p 114, no 132 (ill).

Rights Status

Ben Shahn, Screams of Women in Labor, 1968, Lithograph on paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Ralph J. Coskey, F82.100.20.