Federal Art Project's Children's festival in Central Park
Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.)
Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
1938 Sept. 6 or 7
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.
Photograph shows a display of art labeled "Henry St. settlement," including sculptures on a table and hanging works on paper. Two little boys are observing the artworks, which are displayed outside near a cage which holds a Rhesus monkey. Photograph is a work for hire by Beckerman for the N.Y. Federal Art Project, part of the W.P.A. Date based on the days the festival was held, although back of photo is stamped: Sep 22 1938.
Federal Art Project's Children's festival in Central Park, 1938 Sept. 6 or 7 / Beckerman, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560