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A Nickel a Shine, 1937
Isaac Soyer

New York, New York
Lithograph on ivory paper, Paper W: 27.00 cm, Paper H: 40.50 cm, Image W: 23.00 cm, Image H: 27.80 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1465
Not On View
recto: l.l. graphite "A Nickel a Shine"; l.r. graphite "Isaac Soyer"; b.r. graphite "5"

recto:l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT NYC WPA" ; l.c. stamped 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 SOYER, ISAAC TITLE A NICKEL A SHINE MEDIUM LITHO PROJECT NO. 265-6900-853 DATE APR 16 1937" Stamped in black ink on label "APR 21 1937" A red star is attached to the label Written in blue pencil on label "M"

Keywords: Figures male, Labor, Children, Boy, Smoking, Eating, Print, Works Progress Administration