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William C. Palmer, 1936

William C. Palmer, 1936

Herman, Andrew, photographer

Item Information

Title: William C. Palmer

Date: 1936

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

Description: Palmer painting a mural.

On Verso; On the left: Title:Mural. On the right: Location, Artists' Homes', Date: Aug. 7- 36, Negative No. 136Y-l, Photographer: Herman

Accompaning paper reads: 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 techincal facts on painting, chemistry of color, method, oil in tempera and Florentine guilding.

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: William C. Palmer, 1936 / Andrew Herman, photographer. Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection, circa 1920-1965, bulk 1935-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 5817