Bird Machine No. 2

Dorothy Dehner

Bird Machine No. 2

1954

Engraving

Image size 6 x 8 7/8 inches (152 x 225 mm)

35

Keith Sheridan, LLC

Myrtle Beach, SC

843.427.4934

Under $2,200

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Signed, dated, titled and numbered 12/35 in pencil. A fine impression, on off-white, wove paper, with full margins (2 5/8 to 3 inches), in excellent condition.

Dehner printed this work as "Bird Machine No. 1", then turning the image 180°, editioned the work as "Bird Machine No.2", thereby demonstrating the integrity of the composition. "Bird Machine No.1" is reproduced in "Paths to the Press, Printmaking and American Women Artists, 1910-1960", Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, 2006.