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Rickets, 1937
Albert Abramovitz

New York, New York
Wood engraving on paper, Paper W: 20.00 cm, Paper H: 18.50 cm, Image W: 15.50 cm, Image H: 11.50 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.416
Not On View
Inscriptions:
recto: l.r. graphite "Abramovitz"; l.c. graphite "Rickets"; b.r. graphite "#1" "mat 14 x 19"; b.c. "to be print in show"

Labels/Stamps:
recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "MADE BY W.P.A. / FEDERAL ART PROJECT / N.Y.C." WPA label on file: "Washington, D.C. ARTIST Abramovitz STATE New York MEDIUM Wd. Engraving TITLE OF WORK "Rickets" LOANED TO DATE This work is the property of the United States Government and is loaned subject to regulations of loan and is not to be removed." Stamped in black ink on label "FEB 11 1937" Red star adhered to label

Keywords: Symbolic, Disease, Death, Skeleton, Child, Print, Works Progress Administration