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John Henry's Hand

A work made of wood engraving on white wove paper.

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  • A work made of wood engraving on white wove paper.

Date:

1935/42

Artist:

Fred Becker (American, 1913-2004)
published by the Works Progress Administration

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Fred Becker

Title

John Henry's Hand

Origin

United States

Date

1935–1942

Medium

Wood engraving on white wove paper

Dimensions

153 × 115 mm (image); 181 × 153 mm (sheet)

Credit Line

The Art Institute of Chicago, Works Progress Administration Allocation

Reference Number

1943.1806

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