Arthur Getz painted this oil on canvas mural, entitled “Harvest,” in 1941 with Treasury Section of Fine Arts funding. Getz was also a prolific contributor to the New Yorker, drawing over 200 covers between 1936 and his death in 1996.
Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry: http://www.newdealartregistry.org/
Additional information courtesy of the Associated Press: http://www.apnewsarchive.com/1996/Arthur-Getz-Cover-Artist-for-The-New-Yorker-Magazine-Dies-at-82/id-23f0d0271751ccf22ca4215f8af42f96
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