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Life in Grand Rapids and the Upper Mississippi (mural study, Grand Rapids, Minnesota Post Office)

ca. 1940 James Watrous Born: Winfield, Kansas 1908 Died: Madison, Wisconsin 1999 oil and tempera on paperboard 11 7/8 x 33 7/8 in. (30.2 x 86.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.46 Not currently on view


Keywords

Animal - horse

Architecture - boat - riverboat

Landscape - Minnesota - Grand Rapids

Landscape - river - Mississippi River

Landscape - wharf

Occupation - industry - construction

Performing arts - music - fiddle

Recreation - dancing

Recreation - sport and play - wrestling

Study - mural study

painting

About James Watrous

Born: Winfield, Kansas 1908 Died: Madison, Wisconsin 1999