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Quietude

Artist:
Edward Firn, active 1933-1943  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
23 3/4 x 29 7/8 in. (75.8 x 60.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1935
Topic:
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\California  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.62
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.62

Treasury Relief Art Project

Collection Creator:
Bruce, Edward, 1879-1943  Search this
Extent:
(Reel D89:1383-1439)
Container:
Box 5, Folder 43
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1935
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. The collection is partially microfilmed. Use of material not microfilmed requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Edward Bruce papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Edward Bruce papers, 1902-1960 (bulk 1932-1942). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Edward Bruce papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-brucedwa-ref244

Reading Paper

Artist:
Santos, n.d.  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 5/8 x 10 in. (34.6 x 25.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Architecture\domestic\kitchen  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.101
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.101

(Untitled)

Artist:
Bernadine Custer, born Normal, IL 1900-died Ludlow, VT 1991  Search this
Medium:
pen and ink and watercolor on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 5/8 x 22 5/8 in. (39.7 x 57.4 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group\female  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Architecture Interior\industry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.132
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Department:
Graphic Arts
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.132

Fishing Docks

Artist:
Tom E. Lewis, born Los Angeles, CA 1909-died San Francisco, CA 1979  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/8 x 24 1/16 in. (38.4 x 58.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Waterscape\wharf  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.151
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.151

Fish Cannery

Artist:
Carlos Dyer, born Springfield, MO 1917  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 x 22 7/8 in. (38.1 x 58.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Animal\fish  Search this
Occupation\industry\fishing  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum acquisition
Object number:
1979.2
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1979.2

Justice Tempered with Mercy (mural study, Roswell, New Mexico Courthouse)

Artist:
Emil Bisttram, born Nadlac?, Hungary 1895-died Taos, NM 1976  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sight 21 1/4 x 32 1/8 in. (54.0 x 81.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Allegory\quality\justice  Search this
Allegory\quality\charity  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\New Mexico  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.5
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.5

Tympanum Over Doorway to Building for Pachyderms

Author:
Unknown  Search this
Subject:
Knight, Charles Robert 1874-1953  Search this
Blakeslee, Arthur  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.)  Search this
National Zoological Park (U.S.) Elephant House  Search this
Works Progress Administration (WPA)  Search this
Lombard and Ludwig, Inc  Search this
Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1; Color: Black and white; Size: 9.75w x7.5h ; Type of Image: Architecture; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Architecture
Date:
November 12, 1936
1929
Topic:
American Mastodon  Search this
Elephants  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Depressions  Search this
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Mastodon  Search this
Mammoths  Search this
Tympana (Architecture)  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2008-0924
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_11992

Market

Artist:
Robert Franklin Gates, born Detroit, MI 1906-died Alexandria, VA 1982  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and pencil on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 16 1/2 x 21 3/4 in. (41.9 x 55.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\domestic\shopping  Search this
Occupation\vendor\fruit seller  Search this
Cityscape\Virgin Islands\St. Thomas  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.152
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.152

Ore Handling Machinery (mural study, Canton, Ohio Post Office)

Artist:
Glenn M. Shaw, born Olmsted Falls, OH 1891  Search this
Medium:
watercolor and tempera on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 24 1/4 x 11 1/2 in. (61.6 x 29.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Architecture\machine  Search this
Occupation\industry\mining  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Ohio\Canton  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Ohio  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.327
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.327

Summer (mural study, Dover, Delaware Post Office)

Artist:
William B. White, born 1900  Search this
Medium:
oil on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 16 x 16 in. (40.6 x 40.6 cm) irregular
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\farm\harvesting  Search this
Landscape\season\summer  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Delaware\Dover  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Delaware  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.332
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.332

Shipping and Construction (mural study, Huntington Park, California Post Office)

Artist:
Norman S. Chamberlain, born Fennville, MI 1887-died Orange, CA 1961  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on fiberboard
Dimensions:
28 1/8 x 26 in. (71.4 x 66.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Architecture\industry  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\California  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.53
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.53

Atlantic Liner in Harbor with Tug (mural study, U.S. Customs House, New York, New York)

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
17 7/8 x 23 7/8 in. (45.5 x 60.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Architecture\boat\tugboat  Search this
Architecture\boat\steamer  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Waterscape\harbor\New York Harbor  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.102
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.102

Atlantic Liner in Harbor with Tugs (mural study, U.S. Customs House, New York, New York)

Artist:
Reginald Marsh, born Paris, France 1898-died Dorset, VT 1954  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
17 7/8 x 23 7/8 in. (45.5 x 60.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1937
Topic:
Architecture\boat\tugboat  Search this
Architecture\boat\steamer  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Waterscape\harbor\New York Harbor  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.103
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.103

The Blacksmith (mural study, Indianapolis, Indiana Post Office)

Artist:
Grant Wright Christian, born Edinburg, IN 1911-died 1989  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on composition board
Dimensions:
36 3/8 x 17 5/8 in. (92.4 x 44.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935-1936
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Ethnic\Indian  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\carriage  Search this
Cityscape\Indiana\Indianapolis  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Indiana  Search this
Occupation\craft\smith  Search this
Occupation\other\pioneer  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.11
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
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edanmdm:saam_1974.28.11

Loading Cargo (Study for mural, Seattle Washington marine hospital)

Artist:
Kenneth Callahan, born Spokane, WA 1907-died Seattle, WA 1986  Search this
Medium:
tempera and crayon on paperboard
Dimensions:
25 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. (64.8 x 64.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Landscape\Washington\Seattle  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Washington State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.306
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.306

Life Boat Drill (mural study, Seattle, Washington Marine Hospital)

Artist:
Kenneth Callahan, born Spokane, WA 1907-died Seattle, WA 1986  Search this
Medium:
tempera on paperboard
Dimensions:
24 x 27 7/8 in. (61.0 x 70.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Waterscape\boat  Search this
Waterscape\sea  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Landscape\Washington\Seattle  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Washington State  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.9
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.9

Treasury Relief Art Project, New York State Artists

Collection Creator:
Park, Marlene, 1931-  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1935-1936
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal art are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research material on New Deal art, circa 1974-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marlene Park and Gerald E. Markowitz research materials on New Deal Art
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-parkmarl-ref404

Men Waiting (mural study, Seattle, Washington Marine Hospital)

Artist:
Kenneth Callahan, born Spokane, WA 1907-died Seattle, WA 1986  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 41 1/8 in. (60.8 x 104.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1936
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Recreation\leisure\reading  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\cards  Search this
History\United States\Depression Era  Search this
State of being\other\waiting  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Relief Art Project\Washington State  Search this
Architecture Interior  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.98
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.98

Treasury Relief Art Project selected administrative and business records, 1935-1939

Creator:
Treasury Relief Art Project  Search this
Subject:
Watson, Forbes  Search this
Works Progress Administration  Search this
United States.Department of the Treasury  Search this
Topic:
New Deal, 1933-1939  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Art and state  Search this
Federal aid to public welfare  Search this
Federal government records  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9773
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212176
AAA_collcode_treareap
Theme:
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212176

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