Scenes from the Circus

Scenes from the Circus
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Title: Scenes from the Circus

Caption: "'Scenes from the Circus,' a mural by Edward Dreis, ... is used in the Girls Commercial High School student cafeteria. This is a section of the work which was designed and executed under the direction of the WPA Federal Art Project." The school, located at 883 Classon Avenue, later changed its name to Prospect Heights High School.

Date: 1938
Location: Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
More Details: On verso: date inscribed: Oct. 13/38.
Title from caption on verso.
Collection: Schools
Subject: Girls Commercial High School (New York, N.Y.)
Circus in art
Mural painting and decoration
Institution: Brooklyn Public Library, Brooklyn Collection.
Medium: Gelatin silver prints.
Photographic prints.
Rights: Copyright restrictions apply to the use of this image. For more information or to obtain a photographic reproduction of this image, contact the Brooklyn Collection at Brooklyn Public Library
ID: SCHL 1056