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Cotton Pickers (mural study, Wynne, Arkansas Post Office)

ca. 1940 Ethel Magafan Born: Chicago, Illinois 1916 Died: Woodstock, New York 1993 tempera on masonite 9 x 25 1/4 in. (22.9 x 64.2 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service 1965.18.81 Not currently on view


Keywords

Animal - dog

Ethnic - African-American

Figure(s) in exterior - farm

Occupation - farm - harvesting

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Arkansas

painting

paint - tempera

fiberboard - masonite

About Ethel Magafan

Born: Chicago, Illinois 1916 Died: Woodstock, New York 1993