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Ben Knott, ca. 1936

Ben Knott, ca. 1936

Item Information

Title: Ben Knott

Date: ca. 1936

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 26 x 20 cm.

Description: Knott at work on mural for the WPA.



Identification on verso (handwritten): Photographs taken by outside photographer

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Benjamin Knotts at work on a mural at Julia Tichman High School, 67 St. & 2nd Ave., N.Y.C.

Location: 4th Floor Corridor, East School; Title of mural: Decorative Map of the World; Panel: Upper New York Bay; Artist: Benjamin Knotts and Guy Maccoy; Medium: Oil on canvas.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Ben Knott, ca. 1936 / unidentified photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2203