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Newsie
Newsie
Artist:
Date:
ca. 1935–1943
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
26.5 x 20.3 cm (image); 45.7 x 36.3 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
L43.2.780
Acquisition Date:
1943-02-05
Credit Line:

Allocated by the Federal Art Project

A portrait of an Oriental boy called "Newsie," perhaps a newspaper boy. The lad has short-cropped black hair, a round face, nearly closed eyes, a broad flat nose with flaring nostrils and a round, thick-lipped mouth. He wears a dark shirt, open at the collar. (Monica Jensen 02/09/93)
A portrait of an Oriental boy called "Newsie," perhaps a newspaper boy. The lad has short-cropped black hair, a round face, nearly closed eyes, a broad flat nose with flaring nostrils and a round, thick-lipped mouth. He wears a dark shirt, open at the collar. (Monica Jensen 02/09/93)