Cockerel Turning Round

Michael Rothenstein, Artist

This is one of the prints in our collection. It was made in circa 1920s-1945. The place where it was made is unknown.
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About the Work
Roosters make great prints and this lithograph gives the feeling that the rooster is ready to have a go at anyone. You can see it shaking its feathers. There are limited colours but they are skilfully used especially the red.
Doug Davidson, Journalist at the Rivercity Press, for the Nov 2019 instalment of the My Choice exhibition series.
Measurements
Frame 855 x 1055 x 40mm
Image 380 x 575mm
Media
lithograph print on paper
Description
Image of black rooster rearing with wings outstretched on mustard/green background.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 1958.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
1958

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Accession Number:
1958/8/1

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