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Flags on 57th Street, Winter 1918
Date: 1918
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Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: Framed: 42 1/2 × 30 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (108 × 77.5 × 6.4 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of Julia B. Engel
Object Number: 1984.68
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Marks: signature and date: lower right: "Childe HASSAM 1918"

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The work represents a bird's-eye view of 57th Street and Sixth Avenue as seen from Hassam's studio at 130 West 57th Street. It is part of a series of flag paintings that Hassam exhibited in 1919.

Exhibitions:

MAYOR DINKINS OFFICE, CITY OF NEW YORK, 3/2/90-3/18/91; THE NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY, "Restored Visions: Recently Conserved Paintings from the Collection", 11/5/92-1/3/93.

"From Colony to Nation: 200 Years of American Painting at the New-York Historical Society," New-York Historical Society, June 7 - September 8, 2013