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1940 Print Lathe Pratt Whiney Machinery Arthur Gerlach Tool Machinery FZ2

1940 Print Lathe Pratt Whiney Machinery Arthur Gerlach Tool Machinery FZ2

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This is an original 1940 halftone print of a lathe lifted up by an overhead crane at the Pratt & Whitney Company. Pratt & Whitney was founded in 1925, and is currently one of the largest airplane engine manufacturers along with General Electric and Rolls-Royce. The company's headquarters is located in East Hartford, Connecticut.

Photography by Arthur Gerlach. Gerlach worked with Fortune Magazine for several years in the 1930s and '40s. He was known for his still-life images which usually encompassed two full-color pages. The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois has a collection of his artwork.

CONDITION

This 71+ 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 Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 7.5 x 5.5 inches; 19 x 14 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)

Keywords specific to this image: toolmaking, toolmakers, engine, aerospace manufacturer, manufacturer, machinery

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