Lot 347: Pennsylvania Railroad / Atlantic City. ca. 1935
October 30, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: Artist: EDWARD M. EGGLESTON (1887-1941) Size: 25 1/4 x 40 1/4 in./64.2 x 102.3 cm O. Co, Clifton, NJ A sensual presentation of a wind-swept blond bather removing her towel before a refreshing dip in the sea, this is one of at least three designs Eggleston created for the Pennsylvania Railroad's service to Atlantic City. Seen in a glorified vision of the city's heyday, the artist enthrones the town that made "Boardwalk a household name as the Queen of the American Riviera. (rail, travel)
Condition Report: B/ Slight tears at edges & bottom text area.
Dimensions: 25 1/4 x 40 1/4 in./64.2 x 102.3 cm
Artist or Maker: EDWARD M. EGGLESTON (1887-1941)
Date: ca. 1935