Harmony and Achievement [For the Auditorium of the High School of Central Need Trades (now known as the High School of ...
Accession number 85.5.3.2
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 Material Information
Title: Harmony and Achievement For the Auditorium of the High School of Central Need Trades (now known as the High School of Fashion Industries), New York study
Physical Description: Artifact
Creator: Ernest Fiene ( Artist )
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Trade/Commerce -- Portraits -- Figurative -- Public Works -- Laborers/Workers -- WPA/Federal Arts Project -- Education -- Labor Unions/Unionism
Genre: study
 Notes
Content description: Tempera on board mural study depicting the the five needle trades working together; centered at the top are the Ladies' Garment Workers; also shown are the furriers, shoe-makers, milliners, and men's clothing workers; in the section devoted to each trade, the entire process of the trade is illustrated accurately; also depicted are scenes showing the improvements in health care, housing, education, recreation, and cultural activities of the workers; in the center of the panel are personalities who were instrumental in raising the standards of the industry; included here, among others, are portraits of Herbert Lehman (1878-1963), Franklin D. Roosevelt, Fiorello La Guardia (1887-1947) and David Dubinsky (1892-?).
Preferred Citation: The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: WOLF000603
Volume ID: VID00001
Source Institution: The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location: The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: accession number - 85.5.3.2
Classification: Fine Art

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