Original Art. Item #30360
No date but circa 1940s. Original gouache painting on illustration board depicting a heavy duty resistance welder, probably manufactured by the Simmons Machine Tool Corporation of Albany, NY. Measures 45.7 x 61 cm (18 x 24"). Signed by Lili Rethi on the lower left corner. Rethi was famous for her drawings of engineering and industrial subjects. Her works are in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Gallery of Art, and other major museums. Some short, closed tears on the paper, faint vertical damp stain to the left hand side. ; Signed by Author.