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Flood, 1938
Albert Abramovitz

New York, New York
Wood engraving on ivory paper, Paper W: 28.70 cm, Paper H: 22.50 cm, Image W: 15.40 cm, Image H: 11.60 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.440
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "Abramovitz"; l.c. graphite "Flood"; b.r. graphite "11"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.l. stamp "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 FLOOD 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 ink on label "M"

Keywords: Symbolic, Disaster, Death, Skeleton, Print, Works Progress Administration