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Laughing at Madison Avenue
  • David Levine
    born: Brooklyn, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Laughing at Madison Avenue, circa 1959
  • published in Esquire magazine, February (year unknown)
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8.2 x 23 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 1/4 x 9 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 28.8 x 39.3 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 5/16 x 15 11/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0765.a

On left, riders on horseback, carrying giant swords, shields and a banner, mount attack towards right. At right stands a lone figure with sword, shield with "F" and banner that says "Freberg."