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Slaughterhouse
  • Bernard P. Schardt
    1904–1979
    born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States ; died: North Truro, Massachusetts, United States
  • Slaughterhouse, 1938
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 287 x 443 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 197 x 249 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 1/4 x 17 7/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/4 x 9 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0278
Description

A slaughter house interior with three men dressing out hogs(?). The hogs are hanging from the ceiling.