World Trade Center Construction Site Viewed from Underneath the West Side Highway

Object Number: 
2012.26.42
Date: 
1970
Medium: 
Black and colored porous-tip pens on two sheets of ivory paper, taped together
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 21 3/8 in. (34.9 x 54.3 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in black porous-tip pen: "NORTH TOWER IN THE BACKGROUND 74 FLOORS HIGH - / SOUTH TOWER TO THE RIGHT NOW 26 FLOORS TALL / DRAWN FROM UNDERNEATH THE WEST SIDE HIGHWAY"; at lower right: JUNE 18, 1970; verso: blind stamp in gray ink at lower ?: "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