Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Guarding Paintings from Metropolitan Museum of Art

image number:

P0031018

description:

At this time, Ed Sovola was a columnist for the Indianapolis Times. The paintings are being guarded in a storage room below the seating area of the Auditorium. The painting the guard is standing in front of is "Portrait of Benedetto Varchi" by Tintoretto. The rifle Ed is holding is an M1 Garand.

date taken:

1948 April

film code:

Kodak - Safety 84 ?

photographer studio:

Photographic Services

donor image number:

48-341

accession number:

2000/003

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Sovola, Ed

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

location of individuals:

(L to R) Ed Sovola, Unknown Individual/s

building name:

Auditorium (1941)

corporate name:

Auditorium, IU

corporate name:

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, New York)

topic:

Soldiers

topic:

Paintings

topic:

Art

topic:

Art exhibitions

series:

Groups

subseries:

Auditorium