American (1897 – 1978)
Men of Steel, 1941
Drypoint and etching on wove paper.
Edition of 250 published by the Associated American Artists, NY. Signed in pencil.
14 ⅞ x 11 ¾ inches | 37.8 x 29.9 cm
From Margolies’ 25th floor studio, he had a bird’s eye view of the construction of the Empire State Building, his inspiration for this print, and “Builders of Babylon”. Today, Samuel Margolies is remembered as one of the talented depression-era American artists.