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The Discovery, Use and Conservation of Natural Resources (Carl Sandberg and Frank Lloyd Wright), (Study for mural, Decatur, Illinois post office)

ca. 1938 Edgar Britton Born: Kearney, Nebraska 1901 Died: Denver, Colorado 1982 tempera on fiberboard image: 7 5/8 x 32 in. (19.4 x 81.3 cm) sheet: 11 7/8 x 36 1/8 in. (30.2 x 91.8 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.304 Not currently on view


Keywords

Figure - fragment - hand

Occupation - art - architect

Occupation - writer

Portrait male - Sandburg, Carl

Portrait male - Wright, Frank Lloyd

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Illinois

painting

paint - tempera

fiberboard

About Edgar Britton

Born: Kearney, Nebraska 1901 Died: Denver, Colorado 1982

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