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Flowers

Artist:
Leon Hartl, born Paris, France 1889-died Schenectady, NY 1973  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
12 x 18 1/8 in. (30.4 x 45.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.13
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Still Life

Artist:
Stuart Edie, born Wichita Falls, TX 1908-died Guanajuato, Mexico 1974  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (51.0 x 76.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\fruit\lemon  Search this
Still life\musical instrument\lute  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Still life\fruit\pomegranate  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Object number:
1962.8.63
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Problem

Artist:
Ignacy Machlanski, born Lodz, Poland 1885-died Winter Park, FL 1975  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
40 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (101.8 x 76.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Children  Search this
Occupation\education\student  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\art object\sculpture  Search this
Object\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.110
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The End of the Horse--Or New Deal

Artist:
Misha Reznikoff, born Kabilia, Russia 1905-died New York City 1971  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 55 1/4 in. (91.6 x 140.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
Travel\air\balloon  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Allegory\arts and sciences\transportation  Search this
Allegory\other\progress  Search this
History\United States\New Deal  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.118
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Still Life (Flowers)

Artist:
Iskantor, born Minsk, Russia 1906-died Jacksonville, FL 1989  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 30 1/8 in. (91.6 x 76.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Still life\flower\rose  Search this
Still life\flower\gladiolus  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Still life\other\dish  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.122
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Sixth Avenue L

Artist:
Joseph Raskin, born Nogaisk, Russia 1897-died New York City 1982  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 30 in. (91.3 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\train  Search this
Cityscape\street\6th Avenue  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\railroad station  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.138
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Riverfront

Artist:
Morris Davidson, born Rochester, NY 1898-died Piermont, NY 1979  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
21 x 24 1/8 in. (53.3 x 61.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Cityscape\river  Search this
Cityscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.146
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Maverick Road

Artist:
Sakari Suzuki, born Iwate, Japan 1899-died Chicago, IL 1995  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
20 1/4 x 26 in. (51.4 x 66.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape\mountain  Search this
Landscape\New York  Search this
Landscape\weather\cloud  Search this
Landscape\road\Merrick Road  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.150
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Landscape

Artist:
Joseph Kantor, born Russia 1904  Search this
Medium:
oil on wood
Dimensions:
24 1/8 x 27 3/4 in. (61.3 x 70.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Landscape\farm  Search this
Landscape\rocks  Search this
Animal\cattle  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\domestic\house  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.17
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Composition No. 2 Of New York City

Artist:
Oscar Gieberich, born New York City 1886-died Tampa, FL 1954  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
43 1/8 x 32 1/4 in. (109.5 x 82.0 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\flower  Search this
Architecture Interior\detail\window  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.180
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East River

Artist:
Jara Henry Valenta, born Czechoslovakia 1899  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 x 32 in. (58.4 x 81.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Cityscape\river\East River  Search this
Cityscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\machine\crane  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Architecture\boat\barge  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\warehouse  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.21
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Still Life Composition

Artist:
Jan Matulka, born Vlachovo Brezi, Bohemia 1890-died New York City 1972  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 3/4 x 26 in. (78.2 x 66.1 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Figure\fragment\hand  Search this
Figure female\nude  Search this
Still life\other\shell  Search this
Still life\art object\sculpture  Search this
Figure female\torso  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Literature\Arts Magazine  Search this
Still life\written matter\book  Search this
Still life\other\container  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.29
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Death of a Giant

Artist:
Stuyvesant Van Veen, born New York City 1910-died New York City 1988  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (86.6 x 61.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\domestic  Search this
Occupation\industry\lumber  Search this
Architecture\industry\factory  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.31
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New York Pushcart Section no. 2

Artist:
Nathaniel C. Burwash, born Los Angeles, CA 1906-died Cambridge, MA 2000  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 1/8 x 36 1/8 in. (71.5 x 91.9 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\automobile  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\subway  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\market  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.33
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City Store Fronts

Artist:
Francis Criss, born London, England 1901-died New York City 1973  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
34 5/8 x 45 1/8 in. (87.6 x 114.5 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\street  Search this
Architecture\vehicle\cart  Search this
Animal\horse  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\store  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\barbershop  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.35
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The Bouquet

Artist:
Sidney Laufman, born Cleveland, OH 1891-died 1985  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
28 5/8 x 19 3/4 in. (72.7 x 50.1 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1933-1934
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Still life\flower  Search this
Still life\fruit\apple  Search this
Still life\fruit\grape  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Still life\other\dish  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.45
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Surveyors

Artist:
Joseph Meert, born Brussels, Belgium 1905-died Waterbury, CT 1989  Search this
Medium:
tempera on fiberboard
Dimensions:
60 1/8 x 48 in. (152.6 x 122.0 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Figure group\male  Search this
Occupation\industry\construction  Search this
Occupation\industry\engineering  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.50
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Italians in Jefferson Park

Artist:
Jerome Myers, born Petersburg, VA 1867-died New York City 1940  Search this
Medium:
oil on fiberboard
Dimensions:
25 x 30 in. (63.5 x 76.2 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1934
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Ethnic\Italian  Search this
Occupation\vendor  Search this
Recreation\fair  Search this
Landscape\park\Jefferson Park  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Object\toy\balloon  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.65
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South of Lincoln Square

Artist:
Jennings Tofel, born Tomashow, Poland 1891-New York City 1959  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
30 x 36 in. (76.1 x 91.4 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Cityscape\New York\New York  Search this
Cityscape\street\Lincoln Square  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\chimney  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.7
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Untitled

Artist:
Hester Miller, born Idaho Falls, ID 1903-died Hagerman, ID 1984  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
23 7/8 x 20 in. (60.8 x 50.9 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1934
Topic:
Still life\other\vase  Search this
Still life\flower  Search this
New Deal\Public Works of Art Project\New York City  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of Labor
Object number:
1964.1.73
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