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The Cannery, 1938
Fay Chong

Linocut on tissue paper, Paper W: 40.30 cm, Paper H: 28.40 cm, Image W: 25.60 cm, Image H: 20.30 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1116
Not On View
Alternate Title: The Cannery - Northwest Fishing Industry Series

recto: l.r. graphite "F Chong 1938"; l.l. graphite "The Cannery - NW. Fish. Ind - Series"; l.r. corner graphite "4"

WPA label on file: "FAP #3 FEDERAL ART PROJECT 9950-C-M of the Works Progress Administration Washington, D.C. ARTIST Fay Chong STATE Washington MEDIUM Linoleum Print TITLE OF WORK 'The Cannery' (Northwest Fishing Industry Series) LOANED TO DATE Nov. 17, 1938. This work is the property of the United States Government and is loaned subject to regulations of loan and is not to be removed." Stamped in black ink on label "NOV 28 1938"

Keywords: Landscape, Architecture, Building, Fishing, Industry, Print, Works Progress Administration