In 1905 John Sloan began an important series of etchings that he called the New York City Life Set. These pictures display distinctive aspects of everyday urban life and present the artist's response to the energy and diversity of the city where he relocated in 1904.


  • Title: Man, Wife and Child
  • Creator Lifespan: 1871/1951
  • Creator Nationality: American
  • Creator Gender: Male
  • Creator Death Place: Hanover, NH
  • Creator Birth Place: Lock Haven, PA
  • Date: 1905/1905
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings: John Sloan, 1905 (LRC) John Sloan [underlined] (LRC sheet in pencil)
  • Physical Dimensions: w6.75 x h4.875 in (Complete)
  • Painter, etcher, and illustrator: John Sloan
  • Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1963
  • Provenance: © Delaware Art Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York.
  • Type: Prints
  • Rights: © Delaware Art Museum / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York. Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
  • External Link: http://emuseum.delart.org:8080/emuseum/view/objects/asitem/items$0040:396
  • Medium: Etching

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