William J. King Jr.
Pen and ink on paper
image (3 frames): 5 7/8 x 19 15/16 in. (14.9 x 50.6 cm)
sheet: 7 1/4 x 22 1/16 in. (18.4 x 56 cm) (show scale)
Two paper slips adhered to lower right corner of last frame, printed with: "Reg. U. S. Pat. Off.: / Copyright, 1940, by The Chicago Tribune."
Signed in ink, lower right of last frame: "King"
On recto: inscribed in top margin at left, "SEPT 16-21" in ink and "Gasoline Alley" in graphite; stamped in top margin in center, "PRINT ON JEM METAL"; inscribed in black crayon in lower right margin, "51"; stamped in lower right margin, "O.K. -- RWC"; inscribed in graphite in left margin, "1", "Asking / for / it" and "625"
On verso, stamped: "RECEIVED / TRIBUNE / ENGRAVING ROOM / [?0] AUG 28 PM 4 40"
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William J. King Jr. (American, 1909-1956). Gasoline Alley, 1940. Pen and ink on paper, image (3 frames): 5 7/8 x 19 15/16 in. (14.9 x 50.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Daily News, 41.210. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.41.210.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 5/26/2009
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