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Life drawing class taught by Charles White at the South Side Community Center in Chicago, between 1938 and 1941

Life drawing class taught by Charles White at the South Side Community Center in Chicago, between 1938 and 1941

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Title: Life drawing class taught by Charles White at the South Side Community Center in Chicago, between 1938 and 1941

Date: between 1938 and 1941

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 25 cm.

Description: This class was part of the Illinois WPA projects.

Photograph shows a small group of men and women seated in a semi-circle, making drawings at easels of a man who is standing at the center on a small platform. Charles White stands off to the side.

Forms part of: Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960

Citation: Life drawing class taught by Charles White at the South Side Community Center in Chicago, between 1938 and 1941 / unidentified photographer. Holger Cahill papers, 1910-1993, bulk 1910-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12179