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Collection Art-2D Collection
Catalog Number 1966.2.2.13
Object Name Print
Description "Exfoliation," 1965, offset lithograph, after an original acrylic on canvas painting by Herbert Bayer. The horizontal rectangular image has a brown woodgrain ground from which pieces appear to be peeling (exfoliating). Coloring these peeling portions white, along with the addition of shadows being cast by them, provides a great sense of three-dimensionality to this piece.
Number: 1964/38
Signature: unsigned
Date of original work: 1964

From a portfolio of 14 reproductions of paintings by Austrian artist, Herbert Bayer. Offset lithographs editioned in 1965, published by Container Corporation of America in a limited print run (see 1966.2.2).
Title Exfoliation, from the Herbert Bayer Portfolio
Date 1965
Role of Creator Artist
Creator Bayer, Herbert
Role of Creator 2 Publisher
Creator 2 Container Corporation of America
Medium ink
Material paper
Technique offset lithograph
Dimensions H-16.5 W-22 inches
Credit line Gift of Container Corporation of America
Subjects Abstraction
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