Swenson, Howard. TIDAL BASIN. Woodcut, 1940. Edition of 25. Titled, numbered 3-25, and signed and and dated in pencil. 5 x 6 7/8 inches. With the artist's annotations on the verso. In excellent condition. Howard Swenson 1901-1960 was born in Illinois. He studied at the Corcoran Scool of Art in Washington, and worked in Chicago and in Washington, DC as a sculptor, decorator and graphic artist. He worked with the WPA, designed the bronze handles for the doors of the Senate, and his work was exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery and the Rockport Art Association.