The Fisher Bastion by Kalman Kubinyi

The Fisher Bastion by Kalman Kubinyi

The Fisher Bastion

Kalman Kubinyi

Title

The Fisher Bastion

 
Artist

Kalman Kubinyi

  1906 - 1973 (biography)
Year
c. 1940  
Technique
etching & aquatint (stylotint) 
Image Size
 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
250 
Annotations
titled, lower left 
Reference
 
Paper
Van Gelder 
State
published 
Publisher
Print-A-Month Club 
Inventory ID
5353 
Price
$300.00 
Description

The Print-A-Month Club (founded by Kubinyi) publication number 9 documentation notes: "This month's release, titled the 'Fisher's Bastion,' is a 'stylotint' - so dubbed by the artist - a technique that combines most of the best features of both etching and aquatint, but which is at the same time more flexibel than either...."

Kubinyi directed the WPA/FAP printmaking section in Cleveland, which produced more than 6,000 unique prints offered to public institutions. He experimented with a variety of innovative graphic processes....

The 'Fisher's Bastion,' is located in Budapest, Hungary is a church and the Russian Embassy.