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Labor, 1937
Will Barnet

New York, New York
Aquatint and etching on ivory paper, Paper W: 29.20 cm, Paper H: 40.60 cm, Image W: 25.30 cm, Image H: 25.00 cm
Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U. S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, 1945  45.1019
Not On View
recto: l.r. graphite "Will Barnet"; l.c. graphite "Labor"; l.r.c. graphite "13"

recto: l.l. stamped in black ink "FEDERAL ART PROJECT / NYC WPA" label on file: "WORKS PROGRESS ADMINISTRATION FEDERAL ART PROJECT STATE N.Y. CITY N.Y. ARTIST BARNET, WILL TITLE LABOR MEDIUM AQUATINT PROJECT NO. 265-6900 DATE 10/29/37 Property of the United States Government" Stamped in black ink on label "NOV 10 1937" Written in blue pencil on label "M" Written in red pencil on label "M"

Keywords: Labor, Figure male, Man, Farm, Dig, Shovel, Wheelbarrow, Print, Works Progress Administration