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Skating in Central Park

Artist:
Agnes Tait, born New York City 1894-died Santa Fe, NM 1981  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
33 3/4 x 48 in. (85.8 x 121.8 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\season\winter  Search this
Landscape\park\Central Park  Search this
Recreation\sport and play\skating  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.15
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.15

Maverick Road

Artist:
Sakari Suzuki, born Iwate, Japan 1899-died Chicago, IL 1995  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 26 in. (51.4 x 66.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\New York  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\road\Merrick Road  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.150
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.150

East River

Artist:
Jara Henry Valenta, born Czechoslovakia 1899  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 x 32 in. (58.4 x 81.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Cityscape\river\East River  Search this
Cityscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Architecture\boat\barge  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\warehouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.21
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.21

Death of a Giant

Artist:
Stuyvesant Van Veen, born New York City 1910-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (86.6 x 61.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\domestic  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.31
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.31

South of Lincoln Square

Artist:
Jennings Tofel, born Tomashow, Poland 1891-New York City 1959  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 36 in. (76.1 x 91.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street\Lincoln Square  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\chimney  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.7
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edanmdm:saam_1964.1.7

Christodora House

Artist:
M. A. Tricca, born Alanno,Italy 1880-died USA 1969  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\domestic  Search this
Cityscape\town  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.85
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.85

Selection from Birds and Animals of the United States

Artist:
Winthrop Duthie Turney, born New York City 1884-died New York City 1965  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
32 x 36 1/8 in. (81.3 x 91.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\tree  Search this
Animal\bear  Search this
Fantasy\animal  Search this
Animal\skunk  Search this
Animal\reptile\alligator  Search this
Animal\bird\stork  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration
Object number:
1974.28.75
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1974.28.75

Waterfront--Brooklyn

Artist:
Harry Shokler, born Cincinnati, OH 1896-died Hanover, NH 1978  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 x 40 in. (71.1 x 101.6 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Brooklyn  Search this
Cityscape\river\East River  Search this
Cityscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\industry\shipyard  Search this
Cityscape\weather\snow  Search this
Cityscape\New York\Manhattan  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.121
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Painting and Sculpture
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Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 38A
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk795c564a7-a4e2-4742-8b9c-8eda1f0535b2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.121

Snow Shovellers

Artist:
Jacob Getlar Smith, born New York City 1898-died New York City 1958  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 7/8 x 40 1/8 in. (76.0 x 101.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Figure group\male and child  Search this
Landscape\weather\snow  Search this
Occupation\service\street sweeper  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.22
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On View:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk717438731-c34f-4c9f-9e88-2209dd665838
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.22

Natural Power

Artist:
Raymond White Skolfield, born Portland, ME 1909-died Freeport, ME 1996  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 1/8 x 36 1/8 in. (86.8 x 91.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Landscape\season\winter  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
Landscape\waterfall  Search this
Allegory\element\energy  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.47
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fe3c257c-7d30-40bd-8a36-b3317788f4bf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.47

The End of the Horse--Or New Deal

Artist:
Misha Reznikoff, born Kabilia, Russia 1905-died New York City 1971  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 55 1/4 in. (91.6 x 140.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Travel\air\balloon  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\transportation  Search this
Allegory\other\progress  Search this
History\United States\New Deal  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.118
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.118

Sixth Avenue L

Artist:
Joseph Raskin, born Nogaisk, Russia 1897-died New York City 1982  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 30 in. (91.3 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Cityscape\street\6th Avenue  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.138
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77cbf55e9-a6d9-4ad7-b7cc-4a1304080f43
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.138

Manhattan Island from the Jersey Meadows

Artist:
William C. Palmer, born Des Moines, IA 1906-died Clinton, NY 1987  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
29 7/8 x 33 1/8 in. (76.0 x 84.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Landscape\tree  Search this
Landscape\plain  Search this
Landscape\New Jersey  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.34
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Department:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74858dcdb-39a6-465a-b9ca-eba3d6f5c615
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.34

Central Park

Artist:
Carl Gustaf Nelson, born Hörby, Sweden 1898-died Elmhurst, IL 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
31 7/8 x 44 in. (81.0 x 111.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Recreation\leisure\strolling  Search this
Figure group\female and child  Search this
Landscape\park\Central Park  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.119
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk716e7ff90-3219-4b4d-b4a1-614b66149fb7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.119

Surveyors

Artist:
Joseph Meert, born Brussels, Belgium 1905-died Waterbury, CT 1989  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
60 1/8 x 48 in. (152.6 x 122.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Occupation\industry\engineering  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.50
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7794e29cc-24b1-48b8-9517-9f9785d08f03
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.50

Italians in Jefferson Park

Artist:
Jerome Myers, born Petersburg, VA 1867-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Ethnic\Italian  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Recreation\fair  Search this
Landscape\park\Jefferson Park  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\toy\balloon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.65
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk776fe3faa-f241-4153-912d-3f3175e974e6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.65

Untitled

Artist:
Hester Miller, born Idaho Falls, ID 1903-died Hagerman, ID 1984  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 20 in. (60.8 x 50.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Still life\flower  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.73
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk779347731-a8b1-4a9a-9fd3-bd1679d18d3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.73

Science Destroying the Past and Building the Future

Artist:
James Michael Newell, born Carnegie, PA 1900-died 1985  Search this
Medium:
pastel on paper
Dimensions:
sight 22 x 24 in. (55.9 x 61.0 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\emotion\sorrow  Search this
Architecture\farm\barn  Search this
Occupation\vendor\auctioneer  Search this
Allegory\other\progress  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of 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:
1965.18.15
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7baebe2fe-068a-4e0c-8665-564866087c61
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.15

Problem

Artist:
Ignacy Machlanski, born Lodz, Poland 1885-died Winter Park, FL 1975  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (101.8 x 76.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Children  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.110
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75f64a659-c443-4e79-8e7a-c987889c2a7a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.110

Still Life Composition

Artist:
Jan Matulka, born Vlachovo Brezi, Bohemia 1890-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 3/4 x 26 in. (78.2 x 66.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\art object\sculpture  Search this
Figure female\torso  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\Arts Magazine  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.29
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.29

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