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Excavating for the World's Fair, ca. 1935
Mortimer Borne

New York, New York
Drypoint on cream paper, Paper W: 33.00 cm, Paper H: 27.00 cm, Plate W: 25.40 cm, Plate H: 20.30 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.880
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "Mortimer Borne"; l.r. corner graphite "25"; verso: u.l. graphite "Excavating for the World's Fair / etching"

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

Keywords: New York, New York, New York World's Fair, Construction, Labor, Print, Works Progress Administration