Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.
Creator: Sol Horn, photographer
Description: Hershman painting a mural.
Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 110 King Street; New York City
Location: W.P.A. Women at Work, 110 KIng St., N.Y.C.; Date: 4/26/39; Negative No.: 3869-17; Photographer: Sol Horn.
Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Edna Hershman went to the School of Fine Arts at Yale on several scholarships. She won medals from the Beaux Arts in mural painting. One of her murals hangs in the nurses' recreation room of the Riverdale Hospital on North Brothers Island. She is at present executing a mural
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Edna Hershman, 1939 Apr. 26 / Sol Horn, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 2153
- Art and state
- Artists at or with their work
- Federal aid to the arts
- Hershman, Edna
- New Deal, 1933-1939
- Women artists