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William C. Palmer, 1937 Apr. 13, from the Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942

William C. Palmer, 1937 Apr. 13

Item Information

Title: William C. Palmer

Date: 1937 Apr. 13

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm.

Description: Portrait of Palmer



Identification on verso (handwritten and stamped): Federal Art Project W.P.A.; Photographic Division; 13 East 37th St.; New York City

William Palmer (portrait); Date: 4/13/37; Negative No.: P706; Photographer: Truehoff.

Identification on accompanying label (typewritten): William C. Palmer

Born in 1906, Des Moines, Iowa. Studied at Art Students League, Ecoleves Beaux Arts de Fontainbleau, France; Taught privately; did a mural for Queens Co. General Hospital, while on PWAP, from July to Oct., 1934. Studied fresco painting under Baudoun in 1927. Private instructor in technical facts on painting, chemistry of color, method, oil in tempera and Florentine guilding.

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: William C. Palmer, 1937 Apr. 13 / Truehoff, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 2315