Francis Davis Millet and assistants working on a mural
Millet, Francis Davis
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1 photographic print : b&w ; image 16 x 21 cm., on board 17 x 23 cm.
Shows Millet (fifth from left, in dark suit) and several assistants kneeling on the floor of his 1256 Wisconsin Avenue, Washington, DC, studio, which he called his Art Factory. The mural they are working on is The history of shipping from the earliest recorded use of boats until the present time which was installed in the Baltimore Customs House in 1908. Identification on verso (handwritten): F.D. Millet Studio working on ceiling. Outer edge of photograph has framing damage.
Francis Davis Millet and assistants working on a mural, 1907 / unidentified photographer. Francis Davis Millet and Millet family papers, 1858-1984, bulk 1858-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560