Cornwall Bridge Station by Armin Landeck

Cornwall Bridge Station by Armin Landeck

Cornwall Bridge Station

Armin Landeck

Title

Cornwall Bridge Station

 
Artist

Armin Landeck

  1905 - 1984 (biography)
Year
1936  
Technique
drypoint 
Image Size
5 3/4 x 9 3/4" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
100 
Annotations
Ed 100 and dated 1936 after the signature 
Reference
LC 5; Kraeft 60, illustrated p. 50 
Paper
ivory wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
TILA103 
Price
$1,500.00 
Description
This drypoint depicts the railroad station in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut. The Housatonic Railroad was one of the first railroads to exist in the northeast. Cornwall Bridge was the hub of 19th century industrial Cornwall and the village had a hotel and a church, as well as a number of businesses.