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Sam's Billiards

Description

The artist has captured a scene of construction workers doing roadwork in front of a storefront on a street corner. Two men lean on a fire hydrant holding a shovel and other tools. One man stands in a hole made in the street working on pipes while another man lifts a new pipe off a pile on the sidewalk. Other pedestrians walk by without looking at the scene.

Date

mid-20th century

Materials

Pen and ink wash on paper

Dimensions

Drawing: 12 H x 8.5 W inches; Frame: 18.875 H x 15.875 W inches

Resource ID

7958

Credit Line

The Jacob Glushakow Collection, Gift of Herbert S. Denenberg and Naomi G. Denenberg and Helen and Mildred Glushakow

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.