Uptown [sketch for lithograph]

 
Uptown [sketch for lithograph]
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  • Title :     Uptown [sketch for lithograph]
  • Artist:     Leonard Pytlak Artist Works Progress Administration Other relation
  • Accession:     TD1991.176.5
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 20-1/4 16 Dimensions, matted Inches 13-1/4 10-1/8 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 51.4 40.6 Dimensions, matted Centimeters 33.7 25.7 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     WPA/Federal Arts Project , Subways/Elevateds , Urbanism , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1991.176.5.JPG
  • Tags:     Travel, Transportation, and Tourism~WPA and the New Deal~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Loose watercolor on paper sketch of a night scene depicting a railcar traveling on elevated tracks running between hotel and another building with a silhouetted figure walking on the street below tracks.