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about 1970
Draftsman:Drawn by Clifford Mitchell , American, 1925 - 2005
Printer:Lithographed by Unknown
Drawing; pencil on paper, on paper Offset lithography; black ink on paper, on paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 4 x 10 3/8in. (10.2 x 26.4cm) Sheet (height x width): 5 1/2 x 10 3/8in. (14 x 26.4cm) Mount (height x width): 8 1/2 x 11in. (21.6 x 27.9cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Brenda Mitchell-Powell
Description: Collage consisting of a piece of off-white paper with a drawing of the facade of a Greek temple, possibly the Parthenon; next to it is a print depicting jamb figures from a French Gothic Cathedral, possibly Notre Dame or Chartres.
Subject Note: This collage suggest Clifford Mitchelll's interest in the great classics of Western architecture: Greek temples and Gothic cathedrals. Mitchell's ongoing interest in church architecture is reflected in his own work, especially his storefront church series.
Object Number: 2012.236.248
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