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Racing a Ghost, 1937
Frank Reichmann

Chicago, Illinois
Lithograph on ivory paper, Paper W: 32.90 cm, Paper H: 44.40 cm, Image W: 27.30 cm, Image H: 35.30 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1408
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.l. graphite "Racing a ghost"; l.r. graphite "Frank Reichmann"; b.r. graphite "542" verso: u.l. encircled in magenta crayon "V & 2" or "142" (number unclear ?)

Labels/Stamps:
WPA label on file: "FAP #3 FEDERAL ART PROJECT 9950-C of the Works Progress Administration Washington, D.C. ARTIST Frank Reichman STATE Illinois, Chicago MEDIUM Litho. TITLE OF WORK Racing a Ghost #542 LOANED TO Federal Art Project, Washington, D.C. DATE July 2, 1937 This work is the property of the United States Government and is loaned subject to regulations of loan and is not to be removed." Written in red and blue pencils on label "M" Stamped in blue ink on label "JUL 8 1937"

Keywords: Figure male, Man, Landscape, Staircase, Night scene, Moon, Ghost, African American, Print, Works Progress Administration