Walk In Space

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Title Walk In Space
Print Number/Inventory Number 76/100
Creator Gonzalez Tornero, Sergio, 1927-; Gonzalez Tornero, Sergio, 1927-
Room Number 1000
Description Etching with embossing, floating figure tethered to a space capsule above a blue field. One of South America's finest modern printmakers, Sergio Gonzalez Tornero was born in Santiago, Chile in 1927. He studied art in Chile and Brazil before finishing his education at the Slade School of Art in 1958 in London. He later moved to the United States (New York). His original etchings and aquatints have been the subject of over 44 one-man exhibitions in Chile, the United States, Canada, Italy, Germany and France. Public collections in France, England, Poland, Austria, Switzerland and Mexico all include examples of his etchings and engravings in their permanent collections. His art is also represented in both the Metropolitan Museum and the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
About the Artist One of South America's finest modern printmakers, Sergio Gonzalez Tornero was born in Santiago, Chile in 1927. He studied art in Chile and Brazil before finishing his education at the Slade School of Art in 1958 in London. He later moved to the United States (New York). His original etchings and aquatints have been the subject of over 44 one-man exhibitions in Chile, the United States, Canada, Italy, Germany and France. Public collections in France, England, Poland, Austria, Switzerland and Mexico all include examples of his etchings and engravings in their permanent collections. His art is also represented in both the Metropolitan Museum and the Museum of Modern Art, New York.
About the Art Etching with embossing, floating figure tethered to a space capsule above a blue field.
Subject Art museums--Utah; University of Utah. Libraries--Art
Date 1966
Format image/jpeg
Medium Print
Height Framed 31.75 inches
Width, Framed 27.00 inches
Height Unframed 24.50 inches
Width Unframed 20.25 inches
Depth (3D Objects) N/A
Signature Location Bottom rght corner
Donor Marion Sharp Robinson
Library Number 103
Rights http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/CNE/1.0/
Digitization Specifications JPEG2000 image for display, Archival tiff generated by Photoshop. Original image captured by Photoshop. Original image captured with Nikon D300s at 12.3 megapixels.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Type Image/StillImage
Identifier index.cpd
ARK ark:/87278/s62f7p7p
Setname uum_mlpac
Date Created 2015-11-24
Date Modified 2015-11-24
ID 234946
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s62f7p7p
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