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Civil War, 1938
Albert Abramovitz

New York, New York
Wood engraving on ivory paper, Paper W: 20.00 cm, Paper H: 22.56 cm, Image W: 11.40 cm, Image H: 15.40 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.438
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "Abramovitz"; l.r. graphite "Civil War"; b.r. graphite "2"; b.c. graphite "Abramovitz- Civil War"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / NYC WPA" WPA label on file: "WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE N.Y. CITY N.Y. ARTIST ABRAMOVITZ, ALBERT TITLE CIVIL WAR MEDIUM WOOD ENGR. PROJECT NO.265-6900 DATE 1/24/38 Property of the United States Government" Stamped in black ink on label "JAN 29 1938" Written in blue pencil on label "M"

Keywords: Symbolic, Death, Military, Skeleton, Drum, Print, Works Progress Administration