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World Trade Center Construction Site Viewed from the 43rd Floor of 140 Broadway

Object Number: 
2012.26.39
Date: 
1970
Medium: 
Black porous-tip pen on two sheets of ivory paper, taped together
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 13 11/16 x 21 in. (34.8 x 53.3 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black porous-tip pen: "TRADE CENTER SITE / FROM 43Rd FLOOR WINDOW / of 140 BROADWAY - NORTH / TOWER NOW 47 STORIES - / 8 MORE TO REACH THE / HALF-WAY MARK"; lower left corner diagonally: "2/2/70"; lower right corner: "12:05 / 1:30"; verso: blind stamp in gray ink at lower right: "The Estate of RICHARD WELLING"
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Richard Welling Family
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group