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New School photograph collectionClass sessions (NS040101.SIII) ➔ Students in Camilo Egas's Painting Class at The New School

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (compiler)
National News Commentator (photographer)
Camilo Egas (subject)



Work Type

photographic prints


The photograph depicts students in Camilo Egas's art class. Camilo Egas can be seen in the center of the photograph. Egas was an Ecuadorian artist, who was teaching at The New School from 1932 til his death in 1962. He was first the director of the Art Workshops, and later of the Art Department. His large painting, Ecuadorian Festival, painted in 1932 for the school is now in the lobby of the 66 Twelfth Street building of The New School.


National News Commentator / Tribune Building / 154 Nassau Street / New York, N.Y.;Camilo Egas art class

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New School Institutional Collections


box 6, folder 9



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