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The Peddlers, 1939
Frank Besedick

New York, New York
Etching on cream paper, Paper W: 24.80 cm, Paper H: 32.10 cm, Plate W: 17.80 cm, Plate H: 25.40 cm
Allocated by the U. S. Government, 1943. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects  43.341
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "Frank Besedick"; l.c. graphite "The Peddlers"; l.r. corner graphite "25"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / NYC WPA"; verso: u.r. WPA label: "WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE NEW YORK CITY NEW YORK ARTIST BESEDICK, FRANK TITLE PEDDLERS MEDIUM ETCHING PROJECT NO. 765-3-1 DATE 5/12/39 Property of the United States Government FAP: 1523" Stamped in black ink on label "MAY 17 1939" Written in graphite on label "M"

Keywords: Genre, Urban, Commerce, Peddler, Print, Works Progress Administration