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Title
Painting titled "R.F.D." (Rural Free Delivery), by Barse Miller, 1935
Date Created and/or Issued
December 1935
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Photograph of Barse Miller's painting titled "R.F.D." (Rural Free Delivery).
Handwritten on negative: R.F.D. by Barse Miller
Text from newspaper caption: "R.F.D." -- In Which Barse Miller Turns Historian. Not all history is written. There is a history of forms, and in this picture at the Foundation of Western Art the artist has found analogous forms in three such characteristic American creations as the "Gothic" schoolhouse, the Model T and the rural mail box and recorded them with exceptional fidelity. [Los Angeles Times, 8 Dec. 1935: C10]
Text from negative sleeve: 3092. R.F.D. (Painting - Oil). By Barse Miller for Art Millier. 12/1/35. [Stamped:] Dec 11 1935.
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_10893
ark:/21198/zz002hb129
Subject
Oil paintings
Rural free delivery
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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