Hoover Dam Project: "Jumbo" Steel Support for Forms.... by William Woollett

Hoover Dam Project: Jumbo Steel Support for Forms.... by William Woollett

Hoover Dam Project: "Jumbo" Steel Support for Forms....

William Woollett

Title

Hoover Dam Project: "Jumbo" Steel Support for Forms....

 
Artist
Year
1932  
Technique
etching 
Image Size
6 15/16 x 8 15/16" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
4 of 75  
Annotations
label in lower left margin; editioned in pencil 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white laid F.J. Head "Hand Made" 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
16356 
Price
$225.00 
Description
Trained as an architect, Woollett documented the building of the Hoover Dam in a series of etchings and lithographs and a book. This etching has a label that reads "September, 1932 - "Jumbo" Steel Support of wood forms used in placing top section of concrete in tunnels. View looking up river at Portals No. 1 and NO.2."