Artist Mary Lee Bendolph, American, born 1936
Publisher Paulson Press, founded 1997
  • Past and Gone
Date 2005
Medium spitbite aquatint and soft-ground etching printed in color on white wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 30 3/4 × 27 1/8 inches (78.1 × 68.9 cm)
Sheet: 40 3/8 × 35 inches (102.6 × 88.9 cm)
Credit Line Museum Purchase, gift of Earl E. Brinning by exchange
Accession Number 2008.430
Department African American Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower right: Mary Lee Bendolph 2005
Marks Lower right corner of sheet: Paulson Press drystamp
Inscriptions Inscribed in pencil, lower left: 46/50
Inscribed with title in pencil, lower center: Past and Gone
Signed and dated in pencil, lower right: Mary Lee Bendolph 2005
2008-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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