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A Black and White Rainbow

Accession Number
1972/2.386

Title
A Black and White Rainbow

Artist(s)
Norman Ackroyd

Artist Nationality
British (modern)

Object Creation Date
1970

Medium & Support
aquatint on heavy wove paper

Dimensions
31 5/8 in x 23 1/4 in (80.3 cm x 59.1 cm)

Credit Line
Museum Purchase

Subject matter
Norman Ackroyd is best known for his black and white landscape prints. He created other rainbow prints in 1970, Rainbow Etching VIII and 2nd Little Rainbow in 1971.

Physical Description
This vertically oriented print has a black background and an uneven gray line down the center.

Primary Object Classification
Print

Primary Object Type
intaglio print

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

Rights
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Keywords
Abstract (fine arts style)
abstraction
black-and-white prints (prints on paper)
landscapes (representations)
modern and contemporary art
rain

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