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Coney Island
  • Harry Shokler
    1896–1978
    born: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States ; died: Hanover, New Hampshire, United States
  • Coney Island, circa 1940–1942
  • Where object was made: United States
  • screen print
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 317 x 407 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 455 x 600 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12 1/2 x 16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 7/8 x 23 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Gift of Steven Schmidt
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0026
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Description
Literature

Nighttime view of Coney Island amusement park in New York, with ferris wheel and rollercoaster. Prominent floodlights illuminating sky. Flourescent colors.