Detroit: Penobscot Building and City Hall by Max Pollak

Detroit: Penobscot Building and City Hall by Max Pollak

Detroit: Penobscot Building and City Hall

Max Pollak

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Title

Detroit: Penobscot Building and City Hall

 
Artist

Max Pollak

  1886 - 1970 (biography)
Year
c. 1930  
Technique
etching and color aquatint 
Image Size
16 3/8 x 11 3/4" platemark 
Signature
pencil, lower right 
Edition Size
7/100, approximately 15 printed 
Annotations
pencil titled in lower left; bears red stamp "F.P.C." for Friedl Pollak Collection in the lower left corner of the paper; inscribed along lower sheet edge: "printed a. 15" 
Reference
 
Paper
cream laid Van Gelder Zonen watermarked 
State
published 
Publisher
artist 
Inventory ID
22474 
Price
$900.00 
Description
This view of Detroit shows the old city hall designed in the Italian Renaissance revival architectural style.This three story City Hall was built in 1871 and demolished in 1961. The forty-seven story Penobscot Building rises above the other skyscrapers. It was built in 1905 and remains a premier location for commercial offices in downtown Detroit. 
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