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Locomotive, 1937
Beatrice Cuming

Connecticut
Etching on cream paper, Paper W: 28.60 cm, Paper H: 25.10 cm, Plate W: 22.70 cm, Plate H: 17.50 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1156
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.l. graphite "Cuming"; l.l. graphite and encircled "5"; verso: u.c. graphite "Executed by / Beatrice Cuming (New London, Conn.) / Federal Art Project W.P.A."; l.c. graphite "Locomotive"

Labels/Stamps:
WPA label on file: "Washington, D.C. ARTIST Beatrice Cuming ["Cunning" crossed out] STATE Connecticut MEDIUM Etching TITLE OF WORK 'LOCOMOTIVE' LOANED TO 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." (label cropped) Stamped in blue ink on label "MAR 30 1937" Written in blue pencil on label "M" Written in red pencil on label "B"

Keywords: Transportation, Train, Railroad, Locomotive, Print, Works Progress Administration