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Clams, 1938
George Constant

New York, New York
Drypoint on ivory paper, Paper W: 35.30 cm, Paper H: 27.00 cm, Image W: 25.30 cm, Image H: 20.30 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.428
Not On View
Inscriptions:
Recto: l.r. graphite "G CONSTANT"; l.r. graphite "17"

Labels/Stamps:
Recto: l.l. stamp in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / NYC WPA" WPA label on file: " WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE N.Y. CITY N.Y. ARTIST CONSTANT, GEORGE TITLE CLAMS MEDIUM DRYPOINT PROJECT NO. 565-3-1 DATE 3/16/38 Property of the United States Government FAP:394" Stamped and faded in black ink on label "APR28 1938" Written in graphite on label "45.428" Written and encircled in red pencil on label "M" Written in blue pencil on label "M"

Keywords: Still life, Clam, Clam shell, Shell, Print, Works Progress Administration