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Bread Line-No One Has Starved
  • Reginald Marsh
    1898–1954
    born: Paris, France ; died: Dorset, Vermont, United States
  • Bread Line-No One Has Starved, 1932
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching, engraving
  • Paper Type: white wove
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 161.9 x 276.2 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/8 x 10 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase: Elizabeth M. Watkins Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1958.0044
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City scene with 19 men standing in a line on a street sidewalk (standing in a bread line). The men all have on long coats and hats. Each man is picking the pocket of the man in front of him.