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Sandbagging the Bulkheads (mural study, Cairo, Illinois Post Office)

1942 Wendell Jones Born: Galena, Kansas 1899 Died: Rome, Italy 1956 tempera, ink and pencil on fiberboard 23 7/8 x 36 in. (60.8 x 91.5 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration 1962.8.60 Not currently on view


Keywords

Figure group - male

Figure(s) in exterior - industry

Landscape - Illinois - Cairo

Occupation - labor

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Illinois

painting

ink

paint - tempera

pencil

fiberboard

About Wendell Jones

Born: Galena, Kansas 1899 Died: Rome, Italy 1956

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