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Study for a Color Separation for the Jacket of "Kerry Kangaroo"

Object Number: 
2000.858
Date: 
c. 1957
Medium: 
Graphite on trace overlay paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 1/2 x 10 in. ( 34.3 x 25.4 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Various layout instructions
Description: 
Drawing of negative space around letters "KERRY" and a flying kangaroo with a koala on his back above a cloud; various annotations in in red and blue pencil and stains in brown ink. Verso stamped several times, including with date of Dec 12 1956. Study for jacket of "Kerry Kangaroo."
Gallery Label: 
Oscar Fabres (1894-1959) was a Chilean artist and illustrator who lived in New York.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Oscar Fabres through the estate of Francine Salmon
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group