Rock Quarry: study of a worker lifting heavy rock [mural study for U.S. Post Office, Westerly, Rhode Island]

 
Rock Quarry: study of a worker lifting heavy rock [mural study for U.S. Post Office, Westerly, Rhode Island]
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  • Title :     Rock Quarry: study of a worker lifting heavy rock [mural study for U.S. Post Office, Westerly, Rhode Island]
  • Artist:     Leo A. Raiken Artist
  • Accession:     84.5.107.18
  • Country:     United States New York New York
  • Date:     1938 1939
  • Dimensions:     Inches 22-1/2 17-1/2, Centimeters 57.2 44.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Laborers/Workers , WPA/Federal Arts Project , Public Works , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.5.107.18.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Prints, Drawings, and Photographs
Description:
Charcoal on paper study mounted to paper board depicting a worker bent over lifting a heavy rock; study done for a larger mural.