Painting / mural

Item no. 28241
Collection: Other

Untitled #5 [Dock Worker]

"Tote that barge -- lift that bale!" The song "Ol' Man River" could well have been written about the longshoremen's work. This African American dock worker is pushing cargo on a dolly.

Unsigned oil painting by James Grosso, circa 1955.

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