1933 Print Charles Adams Yale Federal Reserve Bank Art Portrait New York FZ2


This is an original 1933 color print of Charles E. Adams, the director of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The caption writes, "The unpredictable Mr. Pruyn of Albany sent him to stock a farm with swine, and when Mr. Adams, who knows nothing about hogs, got a friend to do all the work Mr. Pruyn was satisfied he had an executive. Since 1921, when Mr. Adams began directing Air Reduction's affairs, a great many other people have come to agree with Mr. Pruyn."


This 78+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 11.5 inches; 24 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Oberhardt, William. Artist name printed on page - bottom left of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Robert Pruyn, United States Industrial Alcohol Company, National Defense

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