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The Resource Phorkyads, B. Moser

Phorkyads, B. Moser

Label
Phorkyads
Title
Phorkyads
Statement of responsibility
B. Moser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CLU
Characteristic
art reproduction
Technique
not applicable
Label
Phorkyads, B. Moser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from artist's pencil note below image
  • Date transcribed from artist's note in pencil below image
  • One of fifty numbered impressions printed on tissue, signed and dated by the artist
  • In Goethe's Faust: The Second Part of the Tragedy (1832), Faust and Mephistopheles are guided by the Homunculus to the ends of the earth where Mephistopheles meets the Phorkyads, the three-headed daughters of Night, the epitome of all that is horrible and repulsive, the ideal ugliness
Color
black and white
Dimensions
image 125 x 175 mm on sheet 23 x 33 cm
Extent
1 print
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: is number 13 of an edition of 50 copies. Extreme right margin rumpled; lower right corner of margin shows bleedthrough from mounting. In mylar sleeve. Purchase, William Reese, 2013.
Other physical details
woodcut on tissue
Primary support material
paper
Specific material designation
print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870345625
  • ucoclc870345625
Label
Phorkyads, B. Moser
Publication
Note
  • Title from artist's pencil note below image
  • Date transcribed from artist's note in pencil below image
  • One of fifty numbered impressions printed on tissue, signed and dated by the artist
  • In Goethe's Faust: The Second Part of the Tragedy (1832), Faust and Mephistopheles are guided by the Homunculus to the ends of the earth where Mephistopheles meets the Phorkyads, the three-headed daughters of Night, the epitome of all that is horrible and repulsive, the ideal ugliness
Color
black and white
Dimensions
image 125 x 175 mm on sheet 23 x 33 cm
Extent
1 print
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: is number 13 of an edition of 50 copies. Extreme right margin rumpled; lower right corner of margin shows bleedthrough from mounting. In mylar sleeve. Purchase, William Reese, 2013.
Other physical details
woodcut on tissue
Primary support material
paper
Specific material designation
print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870345625
  • ucoclc870345625

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