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Warrington Colescott

Born: 1921 (Oakland, California)

Died: 2018 (Hollandale, Wisconsin)

Artworks

Whatever Happened to Helen?. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1996. Medium: Soft-ground etching, drypoint, aquatint, and marbling.

Whatever Happened to Helen?

1996

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Whatever happened to Helen?. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1996. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, aquatint, and marbling.

Whatever happened to Helen?

1996

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The Future:  On the Line. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1986. Medium: Soft-ground etching, aquatint, and spit-bite aquatint, w vibrograver, a la poupee inking, & relief rolls through stencils.

The Future: On the Line

1986

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Poker Night at Pentagon. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1983. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

Poker Night at Pentagon

1983

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History of Printmaking:  Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1982. Medium: Soft-ground etching, aquatint, & spit-bite aquatint, w relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print

1982

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History of Printmaking Update:  Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1982. Medium: soft-ground etching, aquatint, & spit-bite aquatint, w relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking Update: Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print

1982

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The Hollandale Tapes: Down in the Think Tank. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1982. Medium: color soft-ground etching, with à la poupée inking, and relief rolls through stencils.

The Hollandale Tapes: Down in the Think Tank

1982

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The Hunt:  Counterattack by Deer Hunters. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1981. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, à la poupée inking, and relief rolls through stencils on paper.

The Hunt: Counterattack by Deer Hunters

1981

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The Hunt: First Dawn Stake Out. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1981. Medium: soft-ground etching, aquatint, and spit-bite aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

The Hunt: First Dawn Stake Out

1981

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The History of Printmaking: Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1981. Medium: softground etching, aquatint, and spit-bite aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: Leroy Neiman Pulls a Screen Print

1981

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Self-Portrait Smoking the Plate. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1980. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

Self-Portrait Smoking the Plate

1980

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Berkeley Vegetarian Potluck Party. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1980. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Berkeley Vegetarian Potluck Party

1980

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The History of Printmaking: Picasso at the Zoo. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1978. Medium: pen and wash drawing.

The History of Printmaking: Picasso at the Zoo

1978

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The History of Printmaking: Lunch with Lautrec. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1978. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: Lunch with Lautrec

1978

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History of Printmaking: Rauschenberg at Tamarind, in Hollywood. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1978. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: Rauschenberg at Tamarind, in Hollywood

1978

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History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1978. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with a la poupee inking, and relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker

1978

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The History of Printmaking: Rembrandt Bankrupt. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1978. Medium: Soft-ground etching & aquatint, with a la poupee inking.

The History of Printmaking: Rembrandt Bankrupt

1978

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History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1977. Medium: soft-ground etching, aquatint, and drypoint, with vibrograver.

History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker

1977

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History of Printmaking: S.W. Hayter Discovers Viscosity Printing. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1977. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: S.W. Hayter Discovers Viscosity Printing

1977

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History of Printmaking: Dürer at 23, in Venice, in love, his Bags are Stolen. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1977. Medium: soft-ground etching, aquatint, and drypoint, with vibrograver.

History of Printmaking: Dürer at 23, in Venice, in love, his Bags are Stolen

1977

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The History of Printmaking: Rembrandt Bankrupt. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1977. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with a la poupee inking.

The History of Printmaking: Rembrandt Bankrupt

1977

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The History of Printmaking: Lunch with Lautrec. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1977. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, lithographic crayon, and relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: Lunch with Lautrec

1977

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The History of Printmaking: Goya Studies War. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976-77. Medium: Soft-ground etching, aquatint, and drypoint, with vibrograver.

The History of Printmaking: Goya Studies War

1976-77

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The History of Printmaking: Goya Studies War. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976-1977. Medium: soft-ground etching, aquatint, and drypoint, with vibrograver.

The History of Printmaking: Goya Studies War

1976-1977

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History of Printmaking: S.W. Hayter Discovers Viscosity Printing. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: S.W. Hayter Discovers Viscosity Printing

1976

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History of Printmaking: Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, w vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography

1976

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The History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with viscosity inking.

The History of Printmaking: The Last Printmaker

1976

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History of Printmaking: Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, w vibrograver & relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography

1976

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The History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, w vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles

1976

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History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles

1976

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The History of Printmaking: The Entry of Mauricio Lasansky into Iowa City. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: Soft-ground etching, drypoint, and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: The Entry of Mauricio Lasansky into Iowa City

1976

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The History of Printmaking: Dürer at 23, in Venice, in Love, His Bags are Stolen. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and à la poupée inking printed in color.

The History of Printmaking: Dürer at 23, in Venice, in Love, His Bags are Stolen

1976

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Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1976. Medium: Soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver on paper.

Senefelder Receives the Secrets of Lithography

1976

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A Brief History of Flight. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1975. Medium: soft ground etching, with vibrograver and viscosity inking.

A Brief History of Flight

1975

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A History of Printmaking: Goya Analyzes the News. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1975. Medium: watercolor and ink.

A History of Printmaking: Goya Analyzes the News

1975

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The History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1975. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

The History of Printmaking: Ben Franklin at Versailles

1975

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View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with roulette, vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais

1973

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View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais, Reversed. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: etching.

View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais, Reversed

1973

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Which Way to the Madison Art Center?. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: etching with inked captions.

Which Way to the Madison Art Center?

1973

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View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with roulette, vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais

1973

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Prime-Time Histories: Lincoln at Ford’s Theater. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: Soft-ground etching, drypoint, & aquatint, w vibrograver.

Prime-Time Histories: Lincoln at Ford’s Theater

1973

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View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1973. Medium: soft-ground etching and aquatint, with roulette, vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

View from W. Washington and Rue Rabelais

1973

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Madison Art Center Poster Graveurs. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1972. Medium: softground etching with drypoint and lithograph.

Madison Art Center Poster Graveurs

1972

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Death in Venice:  Strolling Singers. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching and drypoint, w roulette, vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Strolling Singers

1971

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Death in Venice:  Barber Shop. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: Drypoint and aquatint, w relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Barber Shop

1971

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Death in Venice:  Barber Shop. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: Drypoint and aquatint, with relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Barber Shop

1971

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Death in Venice: Piazza San Marco. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: woodcut and hard-ground etching with relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Piazza San Marco

1971

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Death in Venice:  Pursuit. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching and aquatint, with found object.

Death in Venice: Pursuit

1971

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Death in Venice: Aschenbach Aboard. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, & aquatint, with vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Aschenbach Aboard

1971

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Death in Venice: Aschenbach Aboard. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, & aquatint, with vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Aschenbach Aboard

1971

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Death in Venice: Dark Gondola. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: Hard-and soft-ground etching, drypoint, and aquatint w vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Dark Gondola

1971

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Death in Venice:  Strolling Singers. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching & drypoint, w roulette, vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Strolling Singers

1971

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Death in Venice:  Pursuit. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching and aquatint, with found object.

Death in Venice: Pursuit

1971

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Death in Venice: Tadzio. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, aquatint, & letterpress photo plate, w vibrograver, & relief rolls.

Death in Venice: Tadzio

1971

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Death in Venice:  Death on the Lido. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: drypoint, aquatint, and photo-etching, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Death on the Lido

1971

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Death in Venice:  A Frightful Dream. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, photo-etching, & aquatint, w vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: A Frightful Dream

1971

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Death in Venice:  I Feel Sick. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching, aquatint, & photo-etching, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: I Feel Sick

1971

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Death in Venice:  I Feel Sick. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: hard-ground etching, aquatint, & photo-etching, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: I Feel Sick

1971

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Death in Venice:  Death on the Lido. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: drypoint, aquatint, and photo-etching, with vibrograver, and relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Death on the Lido

1971

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Death in Venice: Dark Gondola. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: Hard-and soft-ground etching, drypoint, and aquatint w vibrograver, & relief rolls through stencils.

Death in Venice: Dark Gondola

1971

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Death in Venice: Tadzio. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: soft-ground etching, drypoint, aquatint, & letterpress photo plate, w vibrograver, & relief rolls.

Death in Venice: Tadzio

1971

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Sketches While Reading Thomas Mann’s Letters. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1971. Medium: pen and ink.

Sketches While Reading Thomas Mann’s Letters

1971

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Famous American Riots: Railroad. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1969. Medium: lithograph.

Famous American Riots: Railroad

1969

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Famous American Riots: Fracas at Calamity’s Place. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1969. Medium: lithograph.

Famous American Riots: Fracas at Calamity’s Place

1969

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Famous American Riots: Tea Party. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1969. Medium: lithograph.

Famous American Riots: Tea Party

1969

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Famous American Riots: Fracas in Calamity’s Place. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1969. Medium: lithograph.

Famous American Riots: Fracas in Calamity’s Place

1969

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A Wild West: Cowboys and Indians. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1968. Medium: offset lithograph.

A Wild West: Cowboys and Indians

1968

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A Wild West: Wagon Train. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1968. Medium: offset lithograph.

A Wild West: Wagon Train

1968

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A Wild West: Dodge City. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1968. Medium: offest lithograph.

A Wild West: Dodge City

1968

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The Great Society: Inner Core, State I. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1967. Medium: drypoint and aquatint, with roulette, vibrograver, and letterpress photo plates on paper.

The Great Society: Inner Core, State I

1967

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Tourist Parties Unaware of Hidden Plague. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1966. Medium: pen and ink, watercolor wash, and gouache with collage.

Tourist Parties Unaware of Hidden Plague

1966

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The Battle at Little Bohemia. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1964. Medium: Drypoint, with vibrograver, à la poupée inking, letterpress plates, letterpress photo plates, sandpaper, and relief rolls through stencils on paper.

The Battle at Little Bohemia

1964

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The Death of Dillinger. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: 1964. Medium: hard-ground and soft-ground etching, aquatint, drypoint, with relief rolls through stencils in brown, red, orange, blue and black.

The Death of Dillinger

1964

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Excelsior Palace. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: felt-tip pen/pen and ink.

Excelsior Palace

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Outside Aschenbach’s Balcony, Unruly Strolling Players and Wildlife. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: ink.

Outside Aschenbach’s Balcony, Unruly Strolling Players and Wildlife

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Aschenbach’s Dreams. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: felt-tip pen.

Aschenbach’s Dreams

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Gustav von Aschenbach. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: pen and ink.

Gustav von Aschenbach

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On Way to Hotel – Spooky Gondolier. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: gouache.

On Way to Hotel – Spooky Gondolier

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Tadzio Comes to Breakfast. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: felt-tip pen.

Tadzio Comes to Breakfast

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Neighborhood of Rialto. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: ink and graphite.

Neighborhood of Rialto

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Landing in Venice from the Sea. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: pen.

Landing in Venice from the Sea

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The Stranger in Munich. Artist: Warrington Colescott. Date: no date. Medium: pen and ink.

The Stranger in Munich

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