Birth of John Henry

  • Fred Becker, Birth of John Henry, 1935, wood engraving, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from D.C. Public Library, 1967.72.23

Title
Birth of John Henry
Artist
Date
1935
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
image: 6 x 4 1/2 in. (15.3 x 11.5 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from D.C. Public Library

Mediums Description
wood engraving
Classifications
Keywords
  • New Deal – Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project – New York City
  • Literature – character – John Henry
  • Architecture – boat – riverboat
  • Landscape – imaginary
  • Allegory – life – birth
  • Landscape – river
Object Number
1967.72.23
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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