Physical Details: Photographic print : 1 item : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm.
Creator: Truehoff, photographer
Description: Portrait of Palmer
Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 13 East 37th St.; New York City
William Palmer (portrait); Date: 4/13/37; Negative No.: P706; Photographer: Truehoff.
Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): William C. Palmer
Born in 1906, Des Moines, Iowa. Studied at Art Students League, Ecoleves Beaux Arts de Fontainbleau, France; Taught privately; did a mural for Queens Co. General Hospital, while on PWAP, from July to Oct., 1934. Studied fresco painting under Baudoun in 1927. Private instructor in technical facts on painting, chemistry of color, method, oil in tempera and Florentine guilding.
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: William C. Palmer, 1937 Apr. 13 / Truehoff, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 2315
- Art and state
- Federal aid to the arts
- New Deal, 1933-1939
- Palmer, William C. (William Charles)