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The Tube Staircase (Russell Square Tube Station)
The Tube Staircase (Russell Square Tube Station)
Artist:
Date:
1929
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Color Linoleum Cut
Dimensions:
Image: 461 x 290 mm (18 1/8 x 11 7/16 in.) irregular; Sheet: 522 x 321 mm (20 9/16 x 12 5/8 in.) irregular
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1981.1.32
Acquisition Date:
1981-01-01
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts Endowment Fund

Exhibition History:

CPLH, Recent Acquisitions of the AFGA, 1981-1982, Part 1: 1500-1940, 26 Feb - 8 May 1983.
CPLH, 20th Century British Works on Paper, 10 Dec 1988 - 19 Feb 1989.
CPLH, Treasures, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996, cat. #180.

winding staircase of the London subway station
Viewer is inside vertical tube into a portion of a spiral staircase which disappears from view upwards and down with minimal visible support. ( ?)