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Selling Candles, 1939
Doris Spiegel

New York, New York
Etching on ivory paper, Paper W: 20.50 cm, Paper H: 29.00 cm, Image W: 12.40 cm, Image 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  45.1468
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "D. Speigel"; b.r. graphite "11" verso: l.l. "Selling Candles title from WPA label"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT NYC WPA"

Keywords: Figure female, Woman, Poverty, Urban, Vendor, Candles, Print, Works Progress Administration