A man lights a fellow worker's cigarette as they take a break on a Chrysler Building gargoyle in the 1940s. The print is set in a gesso and wood frame, which was hand-finished by craftsmen using traditional 17th century Florentine techniques. The frame is hand-painted in black.
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