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Aetna Building, Hartford
1965-2009
Artist:Drawn by Richard Welling , American, 1926 - 2009
Drawing; black ink on paper
Sheet (height x width): 17 7/8 x 22 1/8in. (45.4 x 56.2cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the Richard Welling Family
Description: Drawing of the Aetna Building on Farmington Avenue in Hartford, Connecticut. It is depicted from an angle, so that it assumes a pyramidal shape as it ascends toward the cupola and dome at its peak. The building features columns, quoins and balustrades. The facade of the building is covered in ivy and there is a tree in the lower left.
Inscription: Recto of sheet a, bottom left, handwritten in pencil: "100% -- 47% -- 74% used for print"
Object Number: 2012.284.5708
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