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Woolworth Building, 1913

  • John Marin, American, 1870 - 1953

Etching printed in black ink on laid paper

  • Plate: 12 3/4 × 10 3/8 inches (32.4 × 26.4 cm) Sheet: 15 1/8 × 12 1/2 inches (38.4 × 31.8 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund

49.273

Department

Prints, Drawings & Photographs

  • Abstraction
  • Pedestrians
  • Architecture
  • Etching (printing process)
  • Ink
  • Laid paper
  • Trees
  • Buildings
  • Streets
  • Skyscraper
  • Cityscape
  • Etching
  • New york

Signed in pencil within plate mark, lower left: John Marin In pencil, lower right: John Marin

Watermark: [hammer and anvil]

Inscribed on plate lower right: Woolworth-Marin-13

1949-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

© 2005 Estate of John Marin / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

John Marin, Woolworth Building, 1913, etching printed in black ink on laid paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth P. Kirby Fund, 49.273.