pinch to zoom
William Copley, Think Etching - RoGallery
William Copley, Think Etching - RoGallery
1 / 2

Think

Email This Page

William Copley

William Copley

$1,800

American (1919–1996)

  • Date: 1962
  • Etching, signed and numbered in pencil
  • Edition of 6/60
  • Image Size: 5.75 x 4.25 inches
  • Size: 10.5 x 7.5 in. (26.67 x 19.05 cm)
  • Frame Size: 15 x 13 inches

$1,800

Framed

+
1
-
William Copley, Think Etching - RoGallery
William Copley, Think Etching - RoGallery
1 / 2

About The Artist: William Copley

Born in New York in 1919 and educated at Yale University. Only after he opened his own gallery in California in 1947 did William Copley begin to paint for himself. Since then, his work has appeared in such museums as the Museum of Modern Art, N.Y.; Art Institute of Chicago and the Tate Gallery in London. The magic in his work comes from his ability to capture his inventive imagination on canvas and the print medium. Copley's love for intricate...

view artist page

About The Medium: Etching

The printing process of using strong acid or mordant to cut into the unprotected parts of a metal surface to create a design in intaglio (incised) in the metal. In traditional pure etching, a metal (usually copper, zinc or steel) plate is covered with a waxy ground which is resistant to acid. The artist then scratches off the ground with a pointed etching needle where they want a line to appear in the finished piece, exposing the bare metal. The plate is then put through a high-pressure printing press together with a sheet of paper (often moistened to soften it). The paper picks up the ink from the etched lines, making a print.

Our customers enjoy

A Variety of Styles

“I absolutely LOVE this site, and all of the art selections available.”

Steve Bojamawitz

starstarstarstar

Our customers enjoy

Customer Service

“The team at RoGallery was easy, fast, super efficent, and very helpful to us as new clients.”

Shaun Reilly

starstarstarstar

Our customers enjoy

Industry Leading Logistics

“My print arrived 2 days later-amazingly packed and totally safe and perfect condition.”

Carly Meyers

starstarstarstar

1 / 3

RoGallery Art Tube Ready to Ship RoGallery Box - Ready to Ship Tall Print Tube - Ready to Ship

Recent collections:

Curated by RoGallery

1 / 6
Raymond Parker Abstract Bright Print

Spring Refresh

view collection
Seymour Leichman - Baseball Lithograph Print

For the Man Cave

view collection

NYC Art

view collection
Chryssa - The Pill Sculpture (Birth Control)

Inspiring Female Artists for Women’s History Month

view collection

Art Under $200

view collection
Lowell Nesbitt - Parrot Tulip III Print

In Bloom - Spring Flowers

view collection

Think

William Copley

1962

Framed

Think

William Copley

1962

Make an Offer

William Copley, Think Etching - RoGallery

Think

William Copley

By submitting an offer, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Your cart()

Total Price
Checkout

Your Cart is Empty

Keep Shopping

Login