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Underground Railroad (sketch for mural, Dolgeville, New York, Post Office)

1940 James Michael Newell Born: Carnegie, Pennsylvania 1900 Died: 1985 watercolor, pen and ink, and pencil on paperboard image: 3 1/2 x 7 3/8 in. (8.8 x 18.7 cm) sheet: 13 x 11 in. (33.0 x 28.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the artist 1980.56.17 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - African-American

Figure group

History - United States - Black History

Landscape - New York - Dolgeville

State of being - evil - danger

painting

ink

paint - watercolor

pencil

paperboard - strathmore

About James Michael Newell

Born: Carnegie, Pennsylvania 1900 Died: 1985

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