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Creator:
Print made by Sir Muirhead Bone, 1876–1953, British
Title:

A Manhattan Excavation

Additional Title(s):

Manhattan Excavation

Date:
1923
Medium:
Drypoint and etching on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream Asian paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 11/16 x 13 7/16 inches (39.9 x 34.1 cm) and Plate (to image): 12 3/8 x 10 3/16 inches (31.4 x 25.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, upper right: "MB"; lower left: "7 | XII (blurred out) | X"; lower right: "CD ·390 | X of 19 | Manhattan Excavation"

signed in plate, lower right: "M Bone"; signed in graphite, lower right: "Muirhead Bone"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1985.12.1
Classification:
Prints
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
architectural subject | architecture | automobiles | awning windows | beams (structural elements) | building site | buildings | carts | children | city | cityscape | construction | construction workers | driving | equipment | excavation | genre subject | hats | horses (animals) | industry | intersection | labor | ladders | men | roads | ropes | stairs | stores | streets | tools | wagons | walking | workers | working
Associated Places:
Kings | Manhattan | New York | United States
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:45463
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