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Sacramento River Front
  • Charles Frederick Surendorf
    1906–1979
    born: Richmond, Indiana, United States ; died: Columbia, California, United States
  • Sacramento River Front, circa 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 198 x 265 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 152 x 192 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 7 3/4 x 10 3/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 6 x 7 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0318
Description

A large, ruined boat on the river. On the shore, in the lower left, a man leans against a telephone pole. There is a shack in the lower right corner. City skyline in background.