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Clambake

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 8 1/4 x 9 7/8 in. (21.0 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1937
Topic:
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.24
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk76d9c7e79-b65b-4e19-962e-f31b6ca56dde
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.24

Birth of John Henry

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Sitter:
John Henry  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
7 x 5 5/8 in. (17.8 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Travel\water\boat  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\character\John Henry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.26
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk717d43439-1933-45cd-8dfb-1baea2fdded1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.26

John Henry Loading Cotton

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
7 x 5 1/2 in. (17.8 x 14.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1935
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\industry\cotton industry  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\character\John Henry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.27
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk752fc389b-fdc7-490e-a909-7555fd5a22c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.27

John Henry Building a Railroad

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in. (17.8 x 12.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
Ethnic\African-American  Search this
Occupation\industry\railroad  Search this
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\character\John Henry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.28
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk75010509e-1d48-46b9-a672-d43fb15d7a72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.28

New York Landscape

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 7 × 4 in. (17.8 × 10.2 cm) sheet: 11 1/2 × 9 in. (29.2 × 22.9 cm), irregular mount: 13 5/8 × 10 1/4 in. (34.6 × 26 cm), irregular
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1936
Topic:
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.30
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk732da0dd5-b806-4983-8396-1d71da671eb6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.30

Elevated Station

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
image: 8 1/4 x 10 1/8 in. (20.8 x 25.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
ca. 1938
Topic:
New Deal\Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.25
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
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GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk729b20abd-1df1-4d48-a1bc-2a86694b0c6e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.25

John Henry's Funeral

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving on paper
Dimensions:
mount: 25 3/8 x 21 1/2 in. (64.5 x 54.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
State of being\death  Search this
Performing arts\music\band  Search this
Ceremony\funeral  Search this
Religion\angel  Search this
Literature\character\John Henry  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.29
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk73fe79f75-3ed6-4d65-9a17-4784462e73df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.29

Piano Player

Artist:
Fred Becker, born Oakland, CA 1913-died Amherst, MA 2004  Search this
Medium:
wood engraving
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Performing arts\music\piano  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Performing arts\music\trumpet  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1975.83.31
Restrictions & Rights:
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7cb8abe34-30c2-4691-8f67-e6f314f10c18
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1975.83.31

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