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House and Street, 1931

Stuart Davis

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

House and Street visually splinters the intersection of Front Street and Coenties Slip in Lower Manhattan into two distinct street views that Stuart Davis humorously described as looking as though they were “paired by mistake on an old-fashioned, stereoscopic view card.” Davis used these abutted images to approximate how people experience contemporary urban life—as multiple, disparate views encountered simultaneously. His visual references to the Third Avenue elevated train and contemporary signs and advertisements likewise underscore his commitment to “paint what I see in America.”

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