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Emily Barto painting Animal Tales with cat, 1937 October 6, from the Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

Emily Barto painting Animal Tales with cat, 1937 October 6

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Title: Emily Barto painting Animal Tales with cat

Date: 1937 October 6

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Description: Black and white photograph of Barto at work on a mural, with a cat on a table in front of her.

Identification on verso right (handwritten and stamped):

Federal Art Project W.P.A., Photographic Division, 235 East 42nd Street, New York City

Location: Fordham Hospital Date: 10/6/37 Negative No.: 2533-4 Photographer: Herman

Identification on verso left (handwritten and stamped):

Title: "Animal Tales" Artist: Emily Barto 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: Emily Barto painting Animal Tales with cat, 1937 October 6 / Andrew Herman, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 1954