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clothesline and basket with silhouetted figures
reduction woodblock relief print
6 7/8 x 9 3/8" (image), 11 x 15" (paper)

This print commemorates the love and marriage of my parents. Legend has it that in 1946 my mother went out to hang her family's wash on the line to dry and never came back. She eloped with the young man that was to be my dad. Seventy years later, they were still holding hands.