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Through a Windshield, the 40-mile Baltimore-Washington Stretch is One Long Clutter of Ugly Signs
  • Margaret Bourke-White
    1904–1971
    born: New York, New York, United States ; died: Darien, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Through a Windshield, the 40-mile Baltimore-Washington Stretch is One Long Clutter of Ugly Signs, 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.5 x 34.1 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 13 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0119
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View through car windshield. The rearview mirror is in the top left quadrant. There are signs on the left side of the image. The dash is in the foreground.