Rona Schneider Fine Prints
  WPA, New York City
 
 
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  Riva Helfond   (1910- )

 
  LIBERTY STREET FERRY (NYC), 1941. Signed and titled in pencil. This is a WPA print, but is not stamped. It is #293 on the NYPL WPA print list. Ed. ca. 25. This view of the west side of Manhattan, with the ferry crossing the Hudson River, is illustrated in "Black Printmakers and the WPA," 1989. Helfond has been a presence in American art since the WPA era, as a painter, printmaker and teacher, and her work is the collections of many major museums.
 
 
  Lithograph, 12 1/4" x 15 1/4". $950.
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