Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 17 x 22 cm.
Creator: Sol Horn, photographer
Description: Deering working on a mural for the WPA Federal Art Project.
Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped):
W.P.A. Women at Work; 110 King St., N.Y.C.; Date: 4/26/39; Negative No: 3869-11; Photographer: Sol Horn
Identification on accompanying label (typewritten):
Elizabeth Deering did portrait painting commercially before she was employed by the mural division of the WPA Federal Art Project. Miss Deering's gay, amusing mural of a circus will hang in the nurses' recreation lounge in Fordham Hospital when completed.
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: Elizabeth Deering, 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: 3089
- Art and state
- Artists at or with their work
- Deering, Elizabeth
- Federal aid to the arts
- Fordham Hospital
- New Deal, 1933-1939
- New York, N.Y.
- Women artists