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Box 4

Contains 46 Results:

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 12

Scope and Contents:

Ben Shahn 4-11d

Ink script on both sides of tracing paper. Three graphite sketches of horse and rider.



18.2 x 47.8 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12a

Architectural drawing in graphite. Elevation, with measurements and notes and a small three dimensional sketch. On mottled tan paper. Note lower edge: "Wall for Soc Sec mural?"



50.8 x 76 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12b

Armed man (Roman? Greek?), waving club and shield, hare at his feet. Graphite on tracing paper, with pinholes (pounce) following the outline and a blue [pastel?] rub over the design.



56 x 36.5 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12c

Geometric design in pinholes (pounce), many connected to graphite dots. Graphite rub over the design. Paper.



69.2 x 54 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12d

Graphite drawing of sharp spined branches overlaying a different design traced in pinholes (pounce). Note on one side: "This page is interesting in that it demonstrates the process of using the pounce to superimpose one design over another." Verso reads "Thistle from Blind Botanist." Brown paper.



48.1 x 77.5 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12e

Ink design with bands of flowers and circles. Heavy, textured paper, irregularly cut, torn and coarsely mended. Paper similar to "Teach thy tongue," Box 4, Folder 12.



51.1 x 43.7 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12f

Gouache "woven" checked pattern on irregularly cut paper.



64 x 28.9 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 13

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Ben Shahn 4-12g

Gouache "woven" checked pattern on large, rectangular sheet. Graphite check marks below many columns.



55.8 x 64 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 14

Scope and Contents:

Large photographic negative. Quote from ‘The Mysterious Stranger' by Mark Twain, with drawing of seated, robed man [Gandhi] and text.

See also:

Box 1 Folder 15

Box 3 Folder 3

Box 4 Folder 14

Box 5 Folder 9

Drawer Folder 6

Drawer Folder 15



50.4 x 40.4 cm

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 15

Scope and Contents:

Large photographic print on Kodak paper. Quote from ‘The Mysterious Stranger' by Mark Twain, with drawing of seated, robed man [Gandhi] and text.

See also:

Box 1 Folder 15

Box 3 Folder 3

Box 4 Folder 13

Box 5 Folder 9

Drawer Folder 6

Drawer Folder 15



49.1 x 38.7 cm