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42nd Street, New York City
1970
Artist:Drawn by Richard Welling , American, 1926 - 2009
Drawing; black ink and colored markers on paper
Primary Dimensions (image height x width): 13 5/8 x 10 1/2in. (34.6 x 26.7cm) Sheet (height x width): 13 5/8 x 10 1/2in. (34.6 x 26.7cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Richard Welling Family
Description: Drawing of 42nd Street in Manhattan in the rain, with buildings on either side and automobiles and trucks parked along the sidewalks. On the left is 110 East 42nd Street (the old Bowery Savings Bank building). Pedestrians with umbrellas are also depicted. Marker wash makes road surface appear wet and diagonal lines above the horizon point indicate rain.
Inscription: Recto, bottom right, handwritten in black ink: "2/3/70"
Object Number: 2012.284.5250
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