John Steuart Curry sketching a football practice at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Curry, John Steuart
University of Wisconsin
1936 or 1937
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
The man to the right of Curry is Harry Stuhldreher, football coach for the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Accompanying typewritten note in folder reads: In 1936, Curry was appointed "Artist in Residence" at the University of Wisconsin. This photograph shows Curry being upset by members of the University's football team as he was sketching them during a scrimmage. Through the spring and fall of 1937, the artist would appear regularly on the side line during practice. Handwritten note on verso: John Steuart Curry & Harry Stuhldreher.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560