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Untitled, 1992

  • Glenn Ligon, American, born 1960

Soft-ground etching, aquatint, spit bite, and sugar lift printed in black ink on fabriano murillo black paper

  • Plate: 23 1/2 × 15 7/8 inches (59.7 × 40.3 cm) Sheet: 25 × 17 1/2 inches (63.5 × 44.5 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund and the John S. Newberry Fund

1993.27.3

Department

African American Art

  • Race (concept)
  • Allusion
  • Aquatint
  • Aquatint
  • Soft-ground etching
  • Sugar-lift
  • Spit biting
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Text
  • Literature (writings)
  • Quotations (texts)
  • Soft-ground etching
  • New york
  • Invisible man

Signed, lower right: Glen Ligon '92

Inscribed in pencil, lower left: 16/45 Signed and dated in pencil, lower right: Glen Ligon '92

Courtesy of Regen Projects, Los Angeles Contact: Glenn Ligon Regen Projects 633 North Almont Drive, Los Angeles, CA. 90069 Phone: 310-276-5424, Fax: 310-276-7451, Email: office@regenprojects.com

Glenn Ligon, Untitled, 1992, soft-ground etching, aquatint, spit bite, and sugar lift printed in black ink on Fabriano Murillo black paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Lee and Tina Hills Graphic Arts Fund and the John S. Newberry Fund, 1993.27.3.