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Barges and Buildings, Harlem River
  • Jan Matulka
    born: Prague, Czechoslovakia ; died: Queens, New York, United States
  • Barges and Buildings, Harlem River, circa 1917
  • Where object was made: United States
  • soft ground etching
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 187 x 151 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/8 x 5 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 230 x 177 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 230 x 177 mm
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of W. Douglas Van Loan
  • Not on display
  • 2014.0165
Catalogue raisonné

Open barge with man standing in the boat's stern docked next to a series of multi-level wooden structures topped with chimney flues and wooden towers. A large spar (possibly a boat mast) to the right of the barge.