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Adolf Dehn

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Yavno, Max, 1911-
Dehn, Adolf Arthur
1940 Oct. 29
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1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 21 cm.
Dehn working on a painting for submission to Art Week.

Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): New York City W.P.A. Art Project; Photography Division; 110 King Street
Negative No: 5353-7; Date: 10/29/40; Title: Pub. Shots for Art Week; Location: 230 E. 158 St., Man.; Photographer: Yavno; Artist: Dehn, Adolph; W.P.No.: 1; O.P. No.: 65-1-97-2063;
Identification on verso (typewritten): Adolph Dehn (1895- ). In a long active career, Dehn has been a painter in oil and water color, but is known primarily as a lithographer. His subjects cover a wide range, New Orleans negroes, life and landscapes in the West and Northwest, city life and movement. His style too has ranged widely, from a Chinese quality to social satire.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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