Helfond, Riva (1910-2002)
Artist active in New York and New Jersey on the WPA who worked in Harlem and taught printmaking on the project

"Children Skating"
Color silkscreen, c. 1944
9 7/8 in. x 14 in. (251 mm x 356 mm)
No stated edition
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $750

A fine impression with strong colors and good margins

"Curtain Factory"
Lithograph, c. 1936-42
11 5/8 in. x 16 1/8 in. (295 mm x 410 mm)
Edition of c. 25
Unframed

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A fine impression of this excellent women's work scene with large full margins---published by the NYC-WPA---illustrated in RADICAL ART, PRINTMAKING AND THE LEFT IN 1930'S NEW YORK by Helen Langa--also included in a show Jewish Artists in America, 1925-45 at the National Museum of American Jewish History

"Liberty Street Ferry"
Lithograph, 1941
12 1/4 in. x 15 1/4 in. (311 mm x 387 mm)
Edition of c.25
Catalogue Reference: NYPL - L-293
Unframed

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Price: $900

A fine impression of this New York harbor scene with large full margins---done for the NYC-WPA with the "File Proof" stamp lower left

"No.6 Colliery"
Lithograph, c.1935-43
12 in. x 15 3/4 in. (305 mm x 400 mm)
Edition of c.25
Catalogue Reference: NYPL - L-291
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $1200

A fine impression of this excellent coal mining scene with large full margins---done for the NYC-WPA with the file stamp lower left---illustrated in RADICAL ART, PRINTMAKING AND THE LEFT IN 1930'S NEW YORK by Helen Langa (Figure 47 untitled)

"Panther Creek Valley, PA"
Color lithograph, c. 1936
11 3/4 in. x 15 7/8 in. (298 mm x 403 mm)
Edition of c. 25
Catalogue Reference: NYPL-CL33
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $1500

A fine impression of this interesting image done for the NYC-WPA with their stamp lower left---in the collection of the Newark Museum

"Pennsylvania Miner & Wife"
Lithograph, 1937
11 5/8 in. x 8 in. (295 mm x 203 mm)
Edition of c.25
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3500

A superb impression of this poignant double portrait with large full margins---published by the NYC-WPA

"Still Life at a Window"
Color Woodcut, c. 1935-43
12 1/4 in. x 8 1/2 in. (311 mm x 216 mm)
Edition of c. 25
Catalogue Reference: NYPL CW-66
Unframed

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A fine UNSIGNED impression of this lovely image with large margins---done for the NYC-WPA---another impression in the collection of the METROPOLITAN MUSEUM


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