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Title

Futility

Artist

Ben Shahn ; Stefan Martin

Date

1960

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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Medium: Prints | Wood engraving
Size: 4 3/4 x 5 11/16 in. (12.07 x 14.45 cm) (image)9 7/8 x 12 7/16 in. (25.08 x 31.59 cm) (sheet)11 15/16 x 15 in. (30.32 x 38.1 cm) (mount)
Creation Place: United States
Culture: United States
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signature, title, edition and inscriptionbottom edge in pencil: [Futility 196/300 Stefan Martin Sc.] LLC in red: [Ben Shahn]; LRC in black: [Ben Shahn]
Physical Description: abstract image of twisted, horizontally-placed figure with open mouth and large gaping nostrils in LLC
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of Mary and Robyn Campbell
Accession Number: 2003.156.23
Artist: Ben Shahn, American, Lithuania, 1898 - 1969
Role: Artist
Nationality: American
Life Dates: American, Lithuania, 1898 - 1969

Artist: Stefan Martin, American, 1936-1994
Role: Artist
Nationality:
Life Dates: American, 1936-1994
Added to Site: March 1, 2009