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No title (lithographic stone and shipping crate addressed to L. Barrett)

No title (lithographic stone and shipping crate addressed to L. Barrett)

Artist: Oscar Berninghaus (American, 1874 - 1952)
Manufacturer: Unknown Maker
Date: n.d.
Medium: limestone and wood
Dimensions:
Lithograph Stone: 10 x 13 15/16 x 2 1/2 in. (25.4 x 35.4 x 6.4 cm)
Shipping Crate (Closed): 11 3/4 x 15 7/8 x 4 1/4 in. (29.8 x 40.3 x 10.8 cm)
Shipping Crate (Open): 23 5/8 x 15 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. (60 x 40 x 5.4 cm)
Classification: Printing and Print-Making Equipment
Credit Line: Gift of Bernard Ewell, 2011
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2011.13.1ab
Description
Oscar Berninghaus’ lithographic stone and shipping crate addressed to Lawrence Barrett in Colorado Springs, Co. The outfit allows modern people to understand how early twentieth century printmakers carried their litho stones to the field, and then could send the printing matrix to a printer in another location.
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