Tuesday, April 18, 2017
New Deal Lighthouse Art (1/5): "Alki Point Lighthouse"
Above: "Alki Point Lighthouse," a watercolor painting by Z. Vanessa Helder (1904-1968), created while she was in one of the New Deal art programs (probably the WPA's Federal Art Project), ca. 1935-1938. An interesting biography of Helder can be found on Wikipedia. Image courtesy of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.