President's Residence

Created by
Woodruff, Hale, American, 1900 - 1980
Date
1930-1950
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (object): 9 x 12 in. (22.9 x 30.5 cm)
H x W (mat): 19 x 12 1/2 in. (48.3 x 31.8 cm)
Description
A woodcut print of a two story building with a large chimney at the center of a peaked roof. The building is on top of a hill and has a road leading up to it. Bushes are in the foreground of the print along the bottom. Several trees are visible on the hill and in the background. The peaks of additional buildings are also seen in the background. The sky is cloudy. The print is inscribed and numbered on the front at bottom with "President's Residence" and "15/50." The print is also signed on the front at bottom right with "Hale Woodruff."
Place depicted
Atlanta, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Visual Arts
Type
woodcuts
Topic
Art
Education
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joele and Fred Michaud
Object number
2013.239.20.2
Restrictions & Rights
© Hale Woodruff Est./Licensed by Visual Artists & Galleries Association, Inc (VAGA), New York, NY. Permission required for use.
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd50940468d-c700-480f-9a88-274487d2d47d