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Communication during the Period of Exploration (panel number 2) (mural study, Phoenix, Arizona Post Office)

ca. 1937-1938 Oscar Edmund Berninghaus Born: St. Louis, Missouri 1874 Died: Taos, New Mexico 1952 ink, graphite and opaque watercolor on fiberboard: masonite 17 5/8 x 60 7/8 in. (44.7 x 154.5 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration 1962.8.43 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - technology

Ethnic - Indian

History - United States - westward expansion

Landscape - New Mexico

Landscape - plain

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Arizona

painting

About Oscar Edmund Berninghaus

Born: St. Louis, Missouri 1874 Died: Taos, New Mexico 1952

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