Toe Shoes by Mark Adams

Toe Shoes by Mark Adams

Toe Shoes

Mark Adams

Title

Toe Shoes

 
Artist

Mark Adams

  1925 - 2006 (biography)
Year
1993  
Technique
color etching and aquatint 
Image Size
13 1/16 x 15 3/16" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
37 of 100  
Annotations
pencil signed, titled, editioned and dated 
Reference
Oakland Museum #2010.5.13 
Paper
white rag wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist for the San Francisco Ballet Association 
Inventory ID
18770 
Price
$1,300.00 
Description
This etching by Mark Adams depicts two bright pink ballet pointe shoes leaning against a light blue box. The shoes have ribbons attached that are resting on the top of the box. The shoes and box have a light reflection in front. The background is a dark black that fades to a lighter brown. Image is a color aquatint with hardground, burnishing, and hand coloring on BFK Rives white. Published by Mark Adams for San Francisco Ballet Association in an edition of 100. AP 1/10-10/10. Printed by Tim Berry at Teaberry Press; proved by David Kelso at Made in California.