Mural study for Polytechnical High School, Long Beach, CA.

 
Mural study for Polytechnical High School, Long Beach, CA.
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  • Title :     Mural study for Polytechnical High School, Long Beach, CA.
  • Artist:     Jean Donald Swiggett Artist Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration Other relation
  • Accession:     85.5.1.2
  • Country:     United States
  • Date:     1937 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 24 30, Centimeters 61.0 76.2
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     WPA/Federal Arts Project , New Deal , Public Works , Laborers/Workers , Ports/Harbors , Figurative
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     85.5.1.2.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Oil on Masonite mural study depicting a young man/laborer holding a pipe standing on a dock in the foreground with a freighter ship located in the harbor with various industrial buildings in the background.