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Sidewalk Cafe
  • Charles Frederick Surendorf
    1906–1979
    born: Richmond, Indiana, United States ; died: Columbia, California, United States
  • Sidewalk Cafe, circa 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 248 x 337 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 159 x 214 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 3/4 x 13 1/4 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 1/4 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0315
Description

An outdoor cafe with trees and plants. Two figures in middle ground: Man at right carries bananas and a wWoman sits on ledge. There is a large sailboat in the bay.