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Early Settlers (mural study, East Detroit, Michigan Post Office)

ca. 1939-1941 Frank Cassara Born: Partinico, Sicily, Italy 1913 tempera, oil and pencil on paperboard sheet: 13 3/8 x 29 1/4 in. (34.0 x 74.2 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.87 Not currently on view


Keywords

Animal - cattle

Architecture - machine - farm machine

Architecture - vehicle - wagon

Figure group

Figure(s) in exterior - frontier

History - United States - westward expansion

Landscape - Michigan - Detroit

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture

drawing

paint - oil

paint - tempera

pencil

paperboard

About Frank Cassara

Born: Partinico, Sicily, Italy 1913

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