American (1904 – 1967)

Plans for the Future1939

Fine & Looney 162. Lithograph on BFK Rives paper, full margins. Edition of 30.
Inscribed with the artist’s name and title, initialed by the artist’s wife, inscribed “Ed. 30” in pencil and with the red estate stamp.
9 7/8 x 14 3/8 in.; 25.1 x 36.5 cm. 

A rare print which we have never seen for sale,  Plans for the Future depicts two architects absorbed in drawing.  It reflects not only Spruance’s fascination with figures engaged in everyday activities of work and play, but also his civic minded concerns.