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Nationality

American

Artist Dates

b. 1928

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Date of Work

1982

Medium

Woodcut

Edition #

20 of 50

Signature

Lower right

Height

18 1/2"

Width

24 1/2"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection

Status

Stored: R17

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Artist Bio

Wisconsin native and Master Printmaker Raymond Gloeckler received his Bachelor's and Master's degrees from the University of Wisconsin. From 1961 to 1993, he was professor of art at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Best known for his wood block prints, his works often incorporate animals as representations of people.

Additional Information

In All My Friends Are Over Fifty,Gloeckler acknowledges the stereotypes associated with aging and mid-life challenges by portraying himself as a warthog; a creature not often appreciated for its aesthetic beauty.

Included in Fables, Insults, and Reverence: The Animals of UND Art Collections Exhibition at the UND Art Collections Gallery in the Empire Arts Center

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