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Oak Street Bench
  • Charles Turzak
    born: Streeter, Illinois, United States ; died: Orlando, Florida, United States
  • Oak Street Bench, 1930s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • woodcut
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 137 x 174 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 3/8 x 6 7/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 205 x 283 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/16 x 11 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Sharon Lodeska Frazier in memory of Franczeska Shilling Frazier
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0064

This is a woodcut describing three figures reclining in a park. In background center we see a tall building with two trees on either side. The woodcut is not a rectangle, but an irregular shape. The artist signed the piece underneath the woodcut, signature right/title left.