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John and Ruth Vassos, circa 1940

John and Ruth Vassos, circa 1940

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Title: John and Ruth Vassos, circa 1940

Date: circa 1940

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 15 x 11 cm.

Description: Photo shows John and Ruth Vassos with their heads stuck through the holes in a plywood cutout painted with humorous silhouettes. Taken at the Silvermine Guild of Artists in Norwalk, CT.

Date based on approximate age of subjects in photograph.

Location supplied through correspondence with Vassos biographer Danielle Shapiro.

Forms part of: John Vassos papers, 1915-1989

Citation: John and Ruth Vassos, circa 1940 / unidentified photographer. John Vassos papers, 1915-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 9618