The Fulton Fish Market Pier - Sunrise

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Artist

Antonio Frasconi
1919-2013
Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Title

The Fulton Fish Market Pier - Sunrise

Date

1953

Description

Antonio Frasconi created a marine landscape in this woodcut print. In the foreground, two men, portrayed as dark silhouettes, stand on a dock, facing towards the water, with wooden boxes stacked behind them. In the background is a covered dock and a large suspension bridge. The sky and water are a mix of yellow and light grey while the bridge, dock, and people are colored in browns and black.

Medium

Color woodcut

Dimension

22 x 30 inches (sheet)
16 5/8 x 23 3/4 inches (image)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Louis Hill, Jr.

Object ID

73.78.13

Rights Statement

In Copyright