Artist: Charles Sheeler (American, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1883–1965 Dobbs Ferry, New York)
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 25 1/8 in. × 34 in. (63.8 × 86.4 cm)
Credit Line: George A. Hearn Fund, 1955
Accession Number: 55.99
During a visit to San Francisco, Sheeler took a number of photographs to use for his paintings. This unusual view of the Golden Gate Bridge, painted a few months after he returned east, resulted from superimposing a number of those 35-millimeter slides.