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Alley at Night, ca. 1935
Joseph Shapiro

Detroit, Michigan
Lithograph on ivory paper, Paper W: 36.30 cm, Paper H: 29.30 cm, Image W: 30.20 cm, Image H: 23.00 cm
Allocated by the U. S. Government, 1943. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects  43.688
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.l. graphite "Alley at Night"; l.r. graphite "Shapiro"; b.r. litho crayon "3"

Labels/Stamps:
verso: t.l. WPA label: "WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE Michigan CITY Detroit ARTIST Joseph Shapiro TITLE Alley at Night MEDIUM Lithograph PROJECT NO. 765-3-1 DATE 6/20/39 Property of the United States Government FAP: 394" Stamped in black ink on label "JUN 22 1939" Written and encircled in blue pencil "M"

Keywords: Poverty, Residential, Figure female, Urban, Print, Works Progress Administration