Common Gem Negative

Artwork

Identifier:
2004.189.1
Artist:
Walter Anderson
Medium:
Hand-Colored Print
Date:
circa 2004
Dimensions:

Description:
Black and white bird with wings spread; white on black background with swirly clouds.
Historical Context:
The American painter, writer and naturalist Walter Anderson was born and raised in New Orleans. He is known for his woodblock prints, murals, and ceramic works, most of which are representations of nature. A museum dedicated to his work is located in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Getty Art and Architecture Thesaurus Term
printing plates
Current Location:
Mary Idema Pew Library Learning and Information Commons -> 4th Floor (LIB)
Location Notes:
LIB; 4th Floor; Staff Collaboration Rm. 450; North wall, Right of terrace door