Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.
Creator: Beckerman, photographer
Description: Photograph shows a display of art labeled "Henry St. settlement," including sculptures on a table and hanging works on paper. Two little boys are observing the artworks, which are displayed outside near a cage which holds a Rhesus monkey.
Photograph is a work for hire by Beckerman for the N.Y. Federal Art Project, part of the W.P.A.
Date based on the days the festival was held, although back of photo is stamped: Sep 22 1938.
Rights Statement: U.S. public domain
Citation: Federal Art Project's Children's festival in Central Park, 1938 Sept. 6 or 7 / Beckerman, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 12046
- Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
- Children's art
- Federal aid to the arts
- Federal Art Project (New York, N.Y.)