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Birth of John Henry

ca. 1935 Fred Becker Born: Oakland, California 1913 Died: Amherst, Massachusetts 2004 wood engraving on paper 7 x 5 5/8 in. (17.8 x 14.3 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration 1975.83.26 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - African-American

Literature - character - John Henry

Portrait male - Henry, John

Travel - water - boat

New Deal - Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project - New York City

graphic arts - print

paper

wood engraving

About Fred Becker

Born: Oakland, California 1913 Died: Amherst, Massachusetts 2004

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