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East 42nd Street
  • Mortimer Borne
    1902–1987
    born: Rypin, Poland ; died: Nyack, New York, United States
  • East 42nd Street, circa 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • drypoint
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 242 x 280 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 1/2 x 11 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0258
Description

Cityscene. There is a sidewalk on the left which has people walking on it. Next to the sidewalk on the right is a line of cars. Above the sidewalk and street is an elevated group of buildings. There are buildings in the background.