From the Factory by Albert Abramovitz

From the Factory by Albert Abramovitz

From the Factory

Albert Abramovitz

Title

From the Factory

 
Artist
Year
1932  
Technique
blockprint 
Image Size
8 x 5 7/8" image 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
under 25 
Annotations
inscribed in pencil in lower left: from the factory 1932 N.Y. 
Reference
 
Paper
smooth ivory wove 
State
published 
Publisher
 
Inventory ID
MIST104 
Price
$400.00 
Description
Abramovitz created this image in the heart of the Great Depression. The title is ambiguous as these workers could have just finished their shifts in the factory or they could have been "let go" to face the uncertainties and hardships of the unemployed.