Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.
Creator: Lewis Jacobs, photographer
Description: Date and title of sculpture based on typewritten label on verso of photograph.
Label reads: [Handwritten] Chaim Gross working on [Typewritten] 'Alaska snow-shoe mail carrier'; cast in aluminum unique; 1937, 54" high; in the permanent collection of New Post Office, Washington D.C.
Additional handwritten note reads: won $3000.00 prize for this work.
Photographer's name stamped on verso as: M. Lewis Jacobs.
Forms part of: Chaim Gross papers, 1920-1983
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Chaim Gross working on his sculpture Alaska snow-shoe mail carrier, 1937 / Lewis Jacobs, photographer. Chaim Gross papers, 1920-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 11038
- Artists at or with their work
- Federal aid to the arts
- Great Depression
- Gross, Chaim
- Washington, D.C.