Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Signs of the City
  • Donato Rico
    1912–1985
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Hollywood, California, United States
  • Signs of the City, circa 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: rice paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 302 x 198 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 203 x 152 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 118 7/8 x 77 15/16 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 79 7/8 x 59 13/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0351
Description

A man and woman picking over potatoes in a cart, political and movie poster signs in background left, cityscape background right.