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Manhattan Nocturne
Manhattan Nocturne
Date:
1938
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Etching And Drypoint
Dimensions:
Image: 181 x 303 mm (7 1/8 x 11 15/16 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
L127.1966
Acquisition Date:
1966-01-01
Credit Line:

California State Library Long Term Loan

Exhibition History:

SF MOMA, Native Modern: Charles Sheeler and Precisionism, Feb 18 - April 27, 1999

Nighttime city scene: rooftop with top story set on it; shuttered window and huge sign painted on a wall “Manufacturers Trust Company - Safe Deposit Vaults” nearby buildings loom with a lit window here and there; two searchlight areas in sky.
A nocturnal urban scene from rooftops and showing a sign 'Manufacturers Trust Company, Safe Deposit Vaults' (Catherine Leonhard 04/15/93)