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Prisoner's Plea

ca. 1935-1937 Josephine Joy Born: North River Mills, West Virginia 1869 Died: Peoria, Illinois 1948 oil on fiberboard 23 7/8 x 28 in. (60.8 x 71.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from General Services Administration 1971.447.38 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Interior - castle

Architecture Interior - civic - prison

Ethnic - Oriental

Fantasy

Figure(s) in interior - castle

State of being - evil - imprisonment

New Deal - Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project - California

painting

folk art

paint - oil

fiberboard

About Josephine Joy

Born: North River Mills, West Virginia 1869 Died: Peoria, Illinois 1948

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