Amon Carter print details

Eggs Encircled

Carlotta Corpron (1901-1988)

Object Details

  • Date

    1948, printed after 1948

  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Gelatin silver print

  • Dimensions

    Image: 13 7/16 x 10 1/2 in.
    Sheet: 13 11/16 x 10 3/4 in.
    Mount: 20 1/16 x 16 1/16 in.

  • Inscriptions

    Overmat Recto:

    l.l. titled in graphite: Eggs Encircled

    l.r. signed in graphite: Carlotta M. Corpron

    Mount Verso:

    u.l. in graphite: A.C. catalogue no. 37

    u.r. in graphite: modern print $1000

    l.c. [typed on dealer's label]: CARLOTTA M. CORPRON \ Eggs Encircled

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of the Dorothea Leonhardt Fund of the Communities Foundation of Texas, Inc.

  • Accession Number


  • Copyright

    © 1988 Amon Carter Museum of American Art

Additional details

Location: Off view
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