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Water Carrier
  • David Bekker
    1897–1956
    born: Vilma, Poland ; died: Chicago, Illinois, United States ; active: United States
  • Water Carrier, circa 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • etching
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 356 x 280 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of the WPA Arts Project
  • Not on display
  • 0000.0359
Description

Image of a man carrying water. The man is center, facing the left. He is seen from the back but turns to face the viewer. On his shoulders is a wooden plank which tapers at the ends. It has water buckets attached with pieces of rope. There is a dog in the bottom right corner.