Deering working on a mural for the WPA Federal Art Project. Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): W.P.A. Women at Work; 110 King St., N.Y.C.; Date: 4/26/39; Negative No: 3869-11; Photographer: Sol Horn Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Elizabeth Deering did portrait painting commercially before she was employed by the mural division of the WPA Federal Art Project. Miss Deering's gay, amusing mural of a circus will hang in the nurses' recreation lounge in Fordham Hospital when completed.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560