Skip navigation
Department Store, ca. 1935
Dorothy Rutka

Ohio
Etching on ivory paper, Paper W: 25.40 cm, Paper H: 33.00 cm, Image W: 18.20 cm, Image H: 22.60 cm
Allocated by the U. S. Government, 1943. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects  43.674
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: b.l. graphite "E" "Department Store"; b.r. graphite "D Rutka"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.c. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT NO. 1" verso: u.l. label "FAP #3 FEDERAL ART PROJECT 9950-C of the Works Progress Administration Washington, D.C. ARTIST Dorothy Rutka STATE Ohio MEDIUM Etching TITLE OF WORK Department Store LOANED TO Washington DATE This work is the property of the United States Government and is loaned subject to regulations of loan and is not to be removed" Stamped in black on label "APR 22 1937" Written in blue pencil "M"

Keywords: Department store, Figures female, Stairway, Commerce, Print, Works Progress Administration