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Farm Workers' Altar by Emanuel Martinez / American Art
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Farm Workers' Altar

1967 Emanuel Martinez Born: Denver, Colorado 1947 acrylic on mahogany and plywood 38 1/8 x 54 1/2 x 36 in. (96.9 x 138.5 x 91.4 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the International Bank of Commerce in honor of Antonio R. Sanchez, Sr. 1992.95 Not currently on view



Keywords

Architecture - religious - altar

History - United States - Civil Rights Movement

History - United States - labor history

Object - fruit - grape

Religion - New Testament - Christ

Religion - New Testament - Crucifixion

sculpture

paint - acrylic

wood - mahogany

wood - plywood