Ferry Boat by Harriet Gene Roudebush

Ferry Boat by Harriet Gene Roudebush

Ferry Boat

Harriet Gene Roudebush

Title

Ferry Boat

 
Artist
Year
1936  
Technique
etching 
Image Size
3 7/8 x 6 1/16" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
not stated 
Annotations
titled, lower left; verso: "Ferry from Oakland to S.F. 1940" in another hand. 
Reference
 
Paper
antique-white wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
PMJ185 
Price
$225.00 
Description
The ferry boat has been identified as the "Berkeley", and the bridge is the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in California. The etching was made shortly after the bridge opened for traffic on Nov. 12, 1936, six months before the opening of Golden Gate Bridge.