Hydraulics Factory – Interior #1, Buffalo, New York

  •   $100
    | 14"x11"
      Edition of 150
  •   $250
    | 20"x16"
      Edition of 50
  •   $500
    | 24"x20"
      Edition of 25
  •   $1,000
    | 40"x30"
      Edition of 5
  •   $1,500
    | 50"x40"
      Edition of 5

The prints you receive are archival, chromogenic prints on a semi-matte paper with a longevity of 100+ years under normal light conditions.

The quoted dimensions refer to the paper size, and not the size of image contained within the paper. Each image is printed with a minimum 1/4" border to allow for framing, and ships with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by the artist.

Sean Galbraith
Hydraulics Factory – Interior #1, Buffalo, New York, 2006

The Houdaille Hydraulics factory made shocks for automobiles in Buffalo. This factory dated to 1919, and supplied shocks for most of the major and minor manufactures through the 1940s. As the industry changed, the Buffalo factory changed to a specialized tool manufacturer.  I made several trips to the factory in 2006 and 2007. In 2008 the Houdaille factory went through an environmental remediation through the US Superfund project to prepare it for redevelopment. To date, no redevelopment has occurred and the site remains in limbo.

To learn more about this work read Sean's Artist Statement.

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