Before decay's effacing fingers / Have swept the lines where beauty lingers
Grace Arnold Albee
Wood engraving on paper
Sheet: 10 1/2 x 7 9/16 in. (26.7 x 19.2 cm)
Image: 7 1/8 x 4 5/8 in. (18.1 x 11.7 cm) (show scale)
Signed in graphite, outside of plate, lower right, "Grace A. Albee, N.A." and engraved inside of plate, lower right "GA"
Inscribed in graphite, outside of plate, lower left "Ed. 25" and lower center "Before decay's effacing fingers / Have swept the lines where beauty lingers."
Inscribed in graphite, lower left of page "59" and lower right of page "$30"
Gift of the artist
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Grace Arnold Albee (American, 1890-1995). Before decay's effacing fingers / Have swept the lines where beauty lingers, 1963. Wood engraving on paper, Sheet: 10 1/2 x 7 9/16 in. (26.7 x 19.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 76.198.59. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.76.198.59.jpg)
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