Artist Lynne Avadenka, American, born 1955
Printer Land Marks Press, American
Title
  • Tzadi
  • Boundaries of the Universe: Twenty-Two Letters (series title)
Date 1998
Medium etching, aquatint, drypoint, mezzotint, and monoprint printed in color ink on wove paper
Dimensions Sheet: 12 1/8 × 18 1/8 inches (30.8 × 46 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, with funds from Beverly Baker in memory of Morris D. Baker
Accession Number 1999.24.18
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Marks Embossed, below papier collé, lower left: צ [Hebrew character Tzadi]
Inscriptions Printed, in red ink, on papier collé, left half of the sheet: AQUARIUS | TASTE | SHEVAT | ASHER | FISH HOOK
Printed, in black ink, on the same sheet of papier collé, just to the right of the text printed in red: CLAY JUGS, | ANIMAL SKINS, | WOODEN PAILS | SEALED WITH PITCH, | HAMMERED BRASS CUPS, | GIVE RISE | TO AQUEDUCTS, | AQUIFERS, | PRECIOUS ARSENALS.
1999-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)