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[Studio Assistant Working on Forms in Transit]

Collection: Collection on the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair
Date: 1964 Material: height: 10 x width: 8 inches
Identifier: aql:2302 T2014.4.4WF64 QMOA

Description: A closeup view of a studio assistant posing on top of Theodore Roszak's "Forms in Transit" sculpture, a piece commissioned for the 1964-65 World's Fair. The work was 43 feet long and comprised of welded aluminum, steel, and sheet metal on a massive concrete plinth. On the verso of the photograph is stamp with Roszak's name and address. Photograph printed on Agfa Bravira paper.

Collection : aql:5839; vital:1

Date : 1964

Summary/Description : A closeup view of a studio assistant posing on top of Theodore Roszak's "Forms in Transit" sculpture, a piece commissioned for the 1964-65 World's Fair. The work was 43 feet long and comprised of welded aluminum, steel, and sheet metal on a massive concrete plinth. On the verso of the photograph is stamp with Roszak's name and address. Photograph printed on Agfa Bravira paper.

Subject : New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.); Sculpture; Welding; Transportation Area

Rights : This object is part of the collection of the Queens Museum, and was cataloged with the generous support of the Council on Libraries and Information Resources (CLIR) as part of a Cataloging Hidden and Special Collections and Archives grant project, in collaboration with the Museum of the City of New York and Queens Library. These objects cannot be accessed at the Queens Library. Please contact info@queensmuseum.org in order to learn more about the object or to access it.

Coverage : Queens (New York, N.Y.) Flushing Meadows-Corona Park (New York, N.Y.)

Type : black-and-white prints (photographs)

Format : height: 10 x width: 8 inches

Identifier : aql:2302 T2014.4.4WF64 QMOA

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Subject:
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.); Sculpture; Welding; Transportation Area
Rights Notice
This object is part of the collection of the Queens Museum, and was cataloged with the generous support of the Council on Libraries and Information Resources (CLIR) as part of a Cataloging Hidden and Special Collections and Archives grant project, in collaboration with the Museum of the City of New York and Queens Library. These objects cannot be accessed at the Queens Library. Please contact info@queensmuseum.org in order to learn more about the object or to access it.


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