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The Homestead and the Building of the Barbed Wire Fences (Mural Study for Interior Building, General Land Office, Washington, D.C.)

ca. 1935-1943 John Steuart Curry Born: Dunavant, Kansas 1897 Died: Madison, Wisconsin 1946 oil on paperboard image: 11 1/2 x 24 1/2 in. (29.2 x 62.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Dr. Daniel B. Schuster 1992.41 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - detail - fence

Figure group

History - United States - westward expansion

Study - mural study

painting

paint - oil

paperboard - favor, ruhl and company

About John Steuart Curry

Born: Dunavant, Kansas 1897 Died: Madison, Wisconsin 1946

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