Birth of John Henry

  • Fred Becker, Birth of John Henry, ca. 1935, wood engraving on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration, 1975.83.26

Title
Birth of John Henry
Artist
Date
ca. 1935
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
75 58 in. (17.814.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the Evander Childs High School, Bronx, New York through the General Services Administration

Mediums Description
wood engraving on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Henry, John
  • African-American
  • New Deal – Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project – New York City
  • Literature – character – John Henry
  • African American
Object Number
1975.83.26
Palette
Linked Open Data
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