Artist Richard Estes, American, born 1932
  • Welcome to 42nd Street (Victory Theatre)
Date 1968
Medium oil on Masonite
Dimensions Framed: 32 3/4 × 24 3/4 × 1 1/2 inches (83.2 × 62.9 × 3.8 cm)
Unframed: 32 × 24 inches (81.3 × 61 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Friends of Modern Art in honor of the Detroit Institute of Arts Centennial
Accession Number 1985.30
Department Contemporary Art after 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, below ticket booth in center: RICHARD ESTES
(Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York, USA).
Stephen Paine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
(Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York, USA).
Louis K. and Susan Pear Meisel, New York, New York, USA.
1986-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Meisel, Louis K. Photorealism. New York, 1980, p. 225, no. 460 (ill.).

Toyama Now '81. Exh. cat., The Museum of Modern Art, Toyama, Japan. Toyama, 1981, p. 27.

An Appreciation of Realism. Exh. cat., Munson-Williams Proctor Institute of Art. Utica, 1982, ill. inside front cover.

Art of 42nd Street. Ex. cat., Whitney Museum of American Art. New York, 1984, cover ill.

Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 3 (1986): 14, fig. 5.

Shanes, Eric. Pop Art. New York, 2009, 141.