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Sketches for "The Romance of Transportation"

Graphite and ink on tracing paper mounted on board
Conté crayon, graphite and ink on board mounted on board
28" x 31"

The 44-foot long relief mural was originally located at the Fort Street Union Depot in Detroit, Michigan. All three reliefs have since been relocated to the B. & O. Railroad Museum in Baltimore, Maryland.

When Fredericks…

Sketch for "The Romance of Transportation"

Ink on tracing paper
2.25" x 20"

The 44-foot long relief mural was originally located at the Fort Street Union Depot in Detroit, Michigan. All three reliefs have since been relocated to the B. & O. Railroad Museum in Baltimore, Maryland.

When Fredericks first started designing this sculpture he thought of using many forms of transportation…