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Catalog Number 1987.01.1330
Title Picnic Chaos
Collection Works Progress Administration (WPA)
Object Name Painting
Description Watercolor by Walton Blodgett produced during the Works Progress Administration (WPA) in Key West depicting a family picnic scene. A large man carrying a crying baby, an umbrella and a picnic basket. Two other children are trying to climb his legs. A woman is next to him pulling a little boy who is pushing a little girl. In the back is a park ranger yelling at the family and pointing at a sign that reads 'Keep Out'.
Date 1935
Artist Blodgett, Walton