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Moving Day


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Title

Moving Day

Artist

Mervin Jules (American, 1912-1994)

Date

1938

Medium

tempera on panel

Dimensions (H x W x D)

20 1/8 in x 24 in; frame: 25 in x 29 1/2 in

Inscriptions & Markings

signature/maker's mark: none

Collection Area

Modern and Contemporary Art

Category

Paintings

Object Type

painting

Culture

American

Credit Line

Museum Purchase: Ella M. Hirsch Fund

Accession Number

39.7

Copyright

© unknown, research required

Terms

paintings

panels

tempera

Location

Belluschi Building

Hirsch Wing

2nd Floor

Janet and Richard Geary Gallery

Description

Born in Maryland and a student of Thomas Hart Benton at the Art Students League of New York, Jules was known for his paintings of the displaced and struggling urban poor during the Depression.

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