Paul Raphael Meltsner (American, 1905-1966)
Man + Machinery. Signed "Paul R. Meltsner" in pencil l.r., titled in pencil l.l., inscribed "COLLECTION OF BROOKLYN + BOSTON MUSEUM" in pencil l.c. Lithograph on paper, image size 12 1/4 x 9 5/8 in. (31.2 x 24.5 cm), framed.
Condition: Subtle toning, scattered fox marks, not examined out of frame.
Out of the frame the sheet measures 16 x 11 1/2 inches, with all but the lower edge deckled. There is brown paper tape to the middle of the upper and lower edges on the reverse. There is scattered foxing - mostly pin-point sized, and visible primarily within the margins. The margins have unobtrusive mat burn, and the areas within the mat opening is evenly toned.