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West 59th Street Doorway, from the Series "59th Street Drawings"

Object Number: 
1976.13.72
Date: 
c. 1945-46
Medium: 
Brown ink and wash over graphite on paper, mounted on album page
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 8 1/16 in. ( 27 x 20.5 cm ) portfolio: 16 x 13 1/4 x 2 in. ( 40.6 x 33.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "Lionel S Reiss" inscription: upper left: "West 59th St. / Doorway"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black ink: "Lionel S. Reiss"; inscribed at upper left in brown ink: "West 59th St. / Doorway"
Description: 
Genre
Credit Line: 
Foster-Jarvis Fund, and contribution of Harry Goldberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group