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Art Oil Painting New York City Bagel with Lox and Cream Cheese on Recycled NYC Subway Card

Read about me and these controversial mini-masterpieces in The New York Times:



This is a listing for "Subway Card Bagel No. 17" a tiny original oil painting of a quintessential New York City breakfast, a bagel with lox, cream cheese, red onion and capers, painted on the surface of a used subway transit fare card, mounted, matted and framed under glass.

ALSO AVAILABLE UN-FRAMED, matted and mounted only.

Commission requests are welcome.


Card Dimensions: approx 2" x 3.5"

Frame: 9"x7" black all wood flat top profile frame w 5"x7" opening.

This painting will shipped USPS Priority Mail within the continental US and by First Class Mail everywhere else.

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Art Oil Painting New York City Bagel with Lox and Cream Cheese on Recycled NYC Subway Card


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  • Handmade item
  • Materials: gesso, oil paint, plastic card, wood, glass, Metro Card
  • Ships worldwide from United States
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