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Maker(s):Helfond, Riva
Culture:American (1910-2002)
Title:Going Down
Date Made:1937
Materials:etching and aquatint on medium weight, slightly textured cream-colored paper
Measurements:sheet: 15 3/4 in x 9 3/4 in; 40 cm x 24.8 cm; image: 9 7/8 in x 8 in; 25.1 cm x 20.3 cm
Accession Number:  SC 2018.10.8
Credit Line:Purchased with the Rebecca Morris Evans, class of 1932, Acquisition Fund and the Rita Rich Fraad, class of 1937, Fund for American Art
Museum Collection:  Smith College Museum of Art

mineshaft elevator full of men in hard hats, a man stands off to the side holding his arm up

industries; mining; labor; coal

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