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Maker(s):Pins, Jacob
Culture:Israeli, born Germany, (1917-2005)
Date Made:1945
Materials:Wood cut in black ink on white paper
Measurements:Mat: 18 in x 14 in; 45.7 cm x 35.6 cm; Sheet: 5 7/8 in x 4 9/16 in; 14.9 cm x 11.6 cm; Image: 4 3/4 in x 3 13/16 in; 12.1 cm x 9.7 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: recto, lwr. l. (pencil): Pins ; DATE: recto, lwr. r. (pencil): 1945 ; INSCRIPTIONS: recto, lwr. l. (pencil): H64 e ; verso, lwr. ctr. (pencil): DANCE-MACABRE
Accession Number:  MH 1988.14.227.8
Credit Line:Gift of Helene B. Black (Class of 1931)
Museum Collection:  Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

A reclining skeleton holds a rope which goes up to the top of the image; a man hangs dead, from the rope. A window casts light at the left.

prints; abstract; black and white; skeletons; deaths

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