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Contemporary Justice and the Child (Mural Study, Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.)

1936 Symeon Shimin Born: Astrakhan, Russia 1902 Died: New York, New York 1984 tempera on fiberboard 22 1/8 x 15 3/8 in. (56.2 x 39.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.42 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - civic - law

Figure group

Figure male - child - knee length

Landscape - District of Columbia - Washington

Recreation - sport and play - racing

State of being - evil - cruelty

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Washington, D.C.

painting

paint - tempera

fiberboard

About Symeon Shimin

Born: Astrakhan, Russia 1902 Died: New York, New York 1984