White collar: novel in linocuts

 
White collar: novel in linocuts
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  • Title :     White collar: novel in linocuts
  • Artist:     Patri, Giacomo Giuseppe , 1898-1978 | Kent, Rockwell , 1882-1971 (introduction author.) | Pisani Printing & Publishing Co. (publisher)
  • Accession:     83.2.826
  • Collection:     Library
  • Subject:     United States. National Recovery Administration. | Stories without words | Depressions | Depressions , 1929 , United States , Pictorial works | Trade-unions | Trade-unions , United States , Pictorial works | Unemployed | Unemployed , 1930-1940 | Stock Market Crash, 1929 | Stock Market Crash, 1929 , Pictorial works | Linocuts | Linocuts , 1930-1940 | Demonstrations | Demonstrations , 1930-1940 | Social realism | Social realism , United States | HD 724 .P3
  • URL:     http://libimages.wolfsonian.org/XB1990.518.000.jpg
Description:
by Giacomo Patri. | Copy 1 in dust jacket. | "Born in Arquata Scrivia, Italy on June 9, 1898. Patri arrived in San Francisco in 1916. From 1925-29 he studied at the CSFA. As well as an artist, he was also a champion fencer and won third place in 1923 in the Pacific Coast Division of Amateur Fencing of America. Beginning in 1925 he was an illustrator for local newspapers while teaching at the Presidio Hill School and California Labor School. From 1948 until retiring in 1966, he headed his own art school in San Francisco...."--www.askart.com | English.