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Creator Role

issuer painter

Description

The black and white photo is a reproduction of John Brown, a painting by John Steuart Curry, 1939. The object served as a publicity photo for the exhibit American Painting: 1930-1940 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. See 4581B for related press release.

Contributor

Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams

Approximate Creation Date

n.d.

Measurement

10 X 8 inches

Inscription

verso, on label at center: American Painting: 1930-1940 / The Metropolitan Museum of Art / John Steuart Curry (American, 1897-1946) / John Brown, 1939 / Oil on canvas / THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART / Department of Communications / This photograph is the property of The Metropolitan / Museum of Art and is lent for publication in / newspapersand magazines for the purpose of exhibition / publicity only. / The reproduction should be accompanied by the words: / The Metropolitan Museum of Art / Arthur Hoppock Hearn Fund, 1950

Creation Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Work Type

reproduction (derivative object)

Class

Article

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Related Source

See ID # 4581 B.

ID

4581

Digital ID

FVW_04581

Current Location

Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)

Repository

Mississippi State University Libraries.

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Reproduction of John Brown, 1939

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