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Luis Arenal, 1936 Aug. 7

Luis Arenal, 1936 Aug. 7

Herman, Andrew, photographer

Item Information

Title: Luis Arenal

Date: 1936 Aug. 7

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 20 x 25 cm.

Description: Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Art Service Project, 157 E. 57th Street, New York City

Location: Art Po[?] Date: 8/7; Negative No.: 1368-D; Photographer: Herman

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): Louis Arenal, WPA artist, and his assistant, left, working on their mural, "North American Tropical Vegetation," which they have just completed on the walls of the First Lobby Stairway of the Psychiatric Building at Bellevue Hospital. The mural was executed under the direction of the WPA Federal Art Project.

Creator: Herman, Andrew, photographer

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

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Luis Arenal, 1936 Aug. 7 / Andrew Herman, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 3179