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That sign pertains to horse racing
  • Richard Lindner
    1901–1978
    born: Hamburg, Germany ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States, Germany, France
  • That sign pertains to horse racing, circa 1957
  • published in Esquire magazine, January 1957
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, watercolor on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 32.3 x 23.6 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 11/16 x 9 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 51.3 x 37.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20 3/16 x 14 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0688
Description

Man with a cigar in his mouth is getting out his money to pay the check at a restaurant. The waiter points to a "no tipping" sign.