Artist Elizabeth Olds, American, 1897-1991
  • Mending Nets
Date ca. 1939
Medium wood engraving printed in color ink on japan paper
Dimensions Image: 8 × 10 7/8 inches (20.3 × 27.6 cm)
Sheet: 12 × 14 3/4 inches (30.5 × 37.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project
Accession Number 43.304
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in pencil, lower right: Elizabeth Olds.
Marks Stamp in black, lower left: FEDERAL ART PROJECT | NYC WPA
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower center: Mending Nets.
Inscribed, lower right corner: 20
1943-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)