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Manhattan Twilight
  • Samuel V. Chamberlain
    1895–1975
    born: Cresco, Iowa, United States
  • Manhattan Twilight, 1932
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, mezzotint
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 338 x 243 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 1/4 x 9 9/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 427 x 333 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16 3/4 x 13 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0263
Description
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Catalogue raisonné

Black and brown cityscape. Buildings and skyscrapers seen and night beside a body of water. The tallest building is second from the left. There is a pyramidal cluster of buildings on the right. There is water in the foreground. The sky is cloudy and darkest at the top.