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Ocean Surface Wood Engraving 2000

Artist:
Vija Celmins (American, born Riga, Latvia, 1938)
Date:
2000
Medium:
Wood engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 20-3/4 x 17-1/4 inches (52.7 x 43.8 cm) plate: 8-1/4 x 10-1/4 inches (21 x 26 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Catherine Woodard and Nelson Blitz Jr. Gift, in honor of their daughters, Perri and Allison Blitz, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.127
Not on view
Signature: Signed and dated in graphite at lower right: "V. Celmins 2000)

Inscription: Numbered in graphite at lower left: "60/75"
Vendor: Grenfell Press (New York, NY)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Drawings and Prints: Selections from the Permanent Collection," September 19, 2011–January 8, 2012.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Paper Chase: Two Decades of Collecting Drawings and Prints," December 9, 2014–March 16, 2015.

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