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The Art and World of
Luis Quintanilla

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The Prints of Luis Quintanilla:
A Catalogue Raisonné
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Catalogue Entry #: 68
Title: Rare Bird*
Series: New York Prints

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Date: Currently Unknown (CU)**

Medium: Intaglio***

Edition: Currently Unknown (CU) ****

Dimensions: 10 3/4 x 14 1/2 in. (27.3 x 36.8 cm)

Printer: CU

Paper: Wove (no watermark)

Signature and other annotations: titled in pencil, l.r., signed l.l., both just below the plate mark*****

Public collections holding this print: CU

Topic galleries for this print:
1. Animals (scenes featuring)
2. Women (studies of)


*Title: Two observed impressions are titled "Rare Bird" in the artist's hand, l.l., just beneath the plate mark .

**Date: No date is shown on any observed impression. Quintanilla's first print in New York was made in 1939 and the last known in 1952, The subject's hairstyle suggests, perhaps, early 1950's.

***Medium: The type of intaglio is yet to be determined.

****Edition: No edition is known. Four impressions have been observed: none of the four is numbered, two are signed, l.r., and titled, l.l., in pencil (in the artist's hand) just below the plate mark; two have no annotation.

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