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A Workman and his Daughters, Kensington, Philadelphia

Artist:
John Frank Keith, born Philadelphia, PA 1883-died Philadelphia, PA 1947  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
sheet: 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. (14.0 x 8.9 cm.)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Figure group\family\father and child  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Philadelphia  Search this
Cityscape\Pennsylvania\Kensington  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase from the Charles Isaacs Collection made possible in part by the Luisita L. and Franz H. Denghausen Endowment
Object number:
1994.91.108
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cd398107-04a5-4707-8a47-e56f86dd94a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1994.91.108

Worker in La Salina pile yard, Western Venezuela

Artist:
John Vachon, born Saint Paul, MN 1914-died New York City 1975  Search this
Medium:
vintage silver gelatin print
Dimensions:
sheet and image: 9 1/2 × 7 3/8 in. (24.1 × 18.7 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1944
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Landscape\Venezuela  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Richard and Andrea Kremer
Object number:
2022.57.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7888c57d9-50bf-4fa3-902b-92cf7ee740bd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2022.57.1

Long Shoreman, Fulton Fish Market Area

Artist:
Morris Huberland, born Warsaw, Poland 1909-died New York City 2003  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 7 3/4 × 9 5/8 in. (19.7 × 24.4 cm) sheet: 7 7/8 in. × 10 in. (20 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
Photography
Date:
1940s
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Howard Greenberg
Object number:
2020.67.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk772e39ba2-9028-4adc-8451-a9117ba77ad3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2020.67.29

Chain Gang, (painting)

Painter:
Johnson, William H. 1901-1970  Search this
Medium:
Oil on board
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1967.59.675
Date:
1939-1940
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Labor  Search this
Occupation--Crime  Search this
Object--Tool--Shovel  Search this
Object--Tool--Pick  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Imprisonment  Search this
Control number:
IAP 87500052
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_470331

Western Mining Scene, (painting)

Painter:
Unknown  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Denver Art Museum 100 West 14th Avenue Parkway Denver Colorado 80204
Date:
Late 19th c
Topic:
Occupation--Labor  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Mining  Search this
Western  Search this
Landscape--United States  Search this
Architecture--Industry--Mine  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Wagon  Search this
Animal--Mule  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Animal--Horse  Search this
Control number:
IAP 05520051
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_34614

Untitled (Asian Dock Worker)

Artist:
Walter Ronald Locke, born Winchester, MA 1883-died Pinellas, FL 1949  Search this
Medium:
graphite on paper
Dimensions:
13 1/2 × 11 1/2 in. (34.3 × 29.2 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
ca.1935
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\dock  Search this
Asian American  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Michael J. Ettner
Object number:
2021.88.182
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ff7e0f7e-9611-47f5-8809-58e0542405fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2021.88.182

Workman on a Ladder

Artist:
Henri Martin, French, born Toulouse, France 1860-died La Bastide-du-Vert, France 1943  Search this
Medium:
charcoal
Dimensions:
18 1/2 x 12 in. (47.0 x 30.5 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Object\tool\ladder  Search this
Object\other\basket  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Republic of France
Object number:
1915.11.57
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk776b92c3e-122e-4a19-9ddb-356ece2c4ae8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1915.11.57

The End of Day

Artist:
Max Kalish, born Valozin, Lithuania 1891-died New York City 1945  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
15 3/8 x 5 7/8 x 3 1/2 in. (39.2 x 15.0 x 8.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1930
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Max Kalish
Object number:
1933.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b057b725-8654-4d87-a434-55392a7ac8ef
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1933.1.2

Laboring Youth

Artist:
Hermann Blumenthal, German, born Essen, Germany 1905-died 1942  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
58 x 22 x 24 in. (147.3 x 55.9 x 60.9 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1937
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Figure male\nude  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the People of Germany to the People of the U. S.
Object number:
1955.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73b793d61-e90d-4e31-b11c-705a2e75cc34
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1955.1.1

Study for Mural of Rock Breakers

Artist:
Henrietta Shore, born Toronto, ON, Canada 1880-died San Jose, CA 1963  Search this
Medium:
tempera
Type:
Painting
Topic:
Occupation\labor  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7348d742d-261a-4e5f-9a87-ddc17edceabd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.3

Sandbagging the Bulkheads (mural study, Cairo, Illinois Post Office)

Artist:
Wendell Jones, born Galena, KS 1899-died Rome, Italy 1956  Search this
Medium:
tempera, ink and pencil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 36 in. (60.8 x 91.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1942
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Study\mural study  Search this
Landscape\Illinois\Cairo  Search this
New Deal\Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture\Illinois  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.60
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e5f04d9f-6b17-49f0-a41a-6028533cbab5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1962.8.60

Days without End

Artist:
Frank Cassara, born Partinico, Sicily, Italy 1913  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 16 1/8 in. (51.4 x 41.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1937
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\Michigan  Search this
Object\tool\drill  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.216
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7d821c5b7-01e1-4be4-94b6-7d7783d40c10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.216

Work in Swamp

Artist:
Elof Wedin, born Harmosand, Sweden 1901-died Minneapolis, MN 1983  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 x 40 in. (86.5 x 101.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Occupation\industry  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Landscape\forest  Search this
Landscape\marsh  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\Minnesota  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.72
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk71102090d-15ed-4125-90bb-203d0bf4ec67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.1.72

Work Horse

Artist:
Anna Hyatt Huntington, born Cambridge, MA 1876-died Redding Ridge, CT 1973  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 33 1/8 x 10 1/8 in. (60.6 x 84.0 x 25.8 cm.)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1963
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Study  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington through Mrs. Carlos Davila
Object number:
1964.5.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 48B
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/vk79018e123-b33e-4ca3-9ea2-713d37d46933
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1964.5.1

End of Day

Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Medium:
terra cotta
Dimensions:
8 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (22.3 x 29.1 x 19.0 cm)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1909
Topic:
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
State of being\mood\weariness  Search this
Allegory\time\evening  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.51
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
On View:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 48A
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/vk72773ba06-a9a8-4bd7-abb0-f3b98d68d372
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.51

CCC Boys by the Sea

Artist:
Joseph J. Stepaniak, born 1912-died 1995  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
35 1/4 x 28 1/4 in. (89.4 x 71.8 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1942
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape\beach  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Landscape\coast  Search this
New Deal\Civilian Conservation Corps\South Carolina  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service
Object number:
1965.18.27
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk755ea7884-24e4-42e1-93ae-1eafbfb0819d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.18.27

He Drove His Cohort of the Sons of Might Rome

Artist:
John Sloan, born Lock Haven, PA 1871-died Hanover, NH 1951  Search this
Medium:
crayon on paperboard
Dimensions:
sheet: 22 7/8 x 19 7/8 in. (58.1 x 50.6 cm)
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1907
Topic:
Recreation\leisure\smoking  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Figure male\full length  Search this
Animal\dog\dachshund  Search this
Object\tool\shovel  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1966.98.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cf51eb63-8154-49a1-9dbe-9e17e8ff4967
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.98.1

Nigritae in Scrutandis Venis Metallicis/ab Hispanis in Insulas.... (from book, Americae, part five)

Artist:
Theodor de Bry, German, born Liege, Flanders 1528-died Frankfurt, Germany 1598  Search this
Medium:
engraving on paper mounted on paper
Dimensions:
sheet: 9 1/2 x 7 3/4 in. (24.1 x 19.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1595
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Occupation\military\soldier  Search this
Dress\uniform\military uniform  Search this
History\United States\discovery of United States  Search this
Architecture Exterior  Search this
Object\other\basket  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase
Object number:
1967.103.5
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk78af7cb7f-60d9-46db-a3fa-19f20ebcf566
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.103.5

Street Excavation

Artist:
Mabel Wellington Jack, born NY 1899-died 1975  Search this
Medium:
color lithograph
Dimensions:
11 1/4 x 11 in. (28.4 x 28.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1938
Topic:
Cityscape\street  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
Figure male\knee length  Search this
Landscape\phenomenon\light  Search this
Object\tool\axe  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.120
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79a6f75b3-ee3d-4119-8e4c-afa7f1d6fa1d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.72.120

Labor (Workers)

Artist:
Will Barnet, born Beverly, MA 1911-died New York City 2012  Search this
Medium:
aquatint and etching on paper
Dimensions:
9 7/8 x 9 7/8 in. (25.1 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1935
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Occupation\labor  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\tool\shovel  Search this
Object\tool\wagon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library
Object number:
1967.72.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cca6c447-a028-4eaa-9d04-0e7e9cadf3da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.72.14

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