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Esquire in New Orleans
  • Chesley K. Bonestell
    1888–1986
    born: San Francisco, California, United States ; died: Carmel, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Esquire in New Orleans, circa 1948
  • "Esquire in New Orleans," published in Esquire magazine, February 1948
  • Where object was made: United States
  • probably gelatin silver print, paint
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.3 x 25 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 15/16 x 9 13/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 45.5 x 40.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 7/8 x 15 15/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0720
Description
Exhibitions

Water-based paint over photograph. Bird's-eye view of city and countryside with river winding into distance from right foreground.