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"In Shanty Town," New York City

Object Number: 
X.495
Medium: 
Black ink and wash and graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 8 in. ( 15.2 x 20.3 cm ) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: upper: "In Shanty Town" inscribed: upper left: "113"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at upper center in graphite: "113. In Shanty Town."
Description: 
This shows mid-Manhattan Island shanties.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group