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Collection Poster Collection
Object ID IIB2-13
Object Name Poster
Date 1992
Title America's Labor Heritage: "Subway Riders"
Scope & Content Painting of passengers in a subway car with a quote from Ralph Fasanella about riding the subway. Signed by the artist in 1997. Published by Public Domain, an initiative to place the paintings of Ralph Fasanella in museums and public institutions. The project to place Fasanella's "Subway Riders" in the subway station at Fifth Avenue and 53rd Street is co-sponsored by the Museum of American Folk Art, the MTA, the NYCTA and Transport Workers Union Local 100.
Extent of Description one 19 x 27 3/4 inch poster
Physical characteristics Signed by the artist in felt tip pen.
Level of description Item