City Towers (City Hall, Philadelphia). c. 1912. Etching and drypoint with oil paint additions. Hausberg 142. iii. 14 x 14 (sheet 16 1/8 x 18 5/8). Touched proof with extensive oil paint additions to the sky, buildings and lower section of the image. Printed on cream wove paper. Unsigned, annotated 'City Hall Philadelphia' and '5/5/' in pencil.
City Towers (City Hall, Philadelphia). c. 1912. Etching and drypoint with oil paint additions. Hausberg 142. vi. 14 x 14 (sheet 20 x 16). Touched proof with extensive oil paint addition of hills in the background. There are two tears in the left hand margin. There is a professionally repaired 3-inch tear in the clouds on the left. Unsigned, annotated 'trial' and 'City Tower' in pencil. A magnificent, unique proof.
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