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Strange Funeral

Dan Rico

American Art

MEDIUM Wood engraving
DATES 1930s
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 16 5/8 x 9 1/4 in. (42.2 x 23.5 cm) Image: 10 3/8 x 7 7/8 in. (26.4 x 20 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Top weathered and torn by tape.
SIGNATURE Lower right, in graphite: "Dan Rico"; Lower right plate, etched: "DR" etched in plate, lower right.
INSCRIPTIONS Lower left, printed: "Federal Art Project / NYC WPA"; lower center, in graphite: "Strange Funeral"; Lower right plate, etched: "DR-"; lower right, in graphite: "Dan Rico"; lower left, in graphite: "Given by Brooklyn Public Library for experimental purposes--"; lower center, in graphite: "14 x 19"; lower right corner, in graphite: "6".
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Brooklyn Museum Collection
RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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CAPTION Dan Rico (American, 1910-1985). Strange Funeral, 1930s. Wood engraving, Sheet: 16 5/8 x 9 1/4 in. (42.2 x 23.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Museum Collection, X1042.50. © artist or artist's estate
IMAGE overall, CUR.X1042.50.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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Strange Funeral