Census Official, from the Series "59th Street Drawings"

Object Number: 
1976.13.74
Date: 
1945
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink, and gouache over graphite on paper, laid on heavy paper, mounted on album page
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 x 10 3/4 in. ( 35.6 x 27.3 cm ) portfolio: 16 x 13 1/4 x 2 in. ( 40.6 x 33.7 x 5.1 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower left: "Lionel S Reiss" inscription and date: lower right: "Census Official - 1945"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in blue ink: "Lionel S. Reiss"; mount inscribed at lower right in blue ink: "Census Official -- 1945"
Description: 
Genre
Credit Line: 
Foster-Jarvis Fund, and contribution of Harry Goldberg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group