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A Letter (mural study, Hartwell, Georgia Post Office)

ca. 1938-1939 Orlin E. Clayton Born: Auburn, Illinois 1893 Died: Galesburg, Illinois 1980 oil on canvas 12 x 25 in. (30.5 x 63.5 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.57 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - domestic - house

Figure group - family

Object - tool - plow

Object - vegetable

Object - written matter - letter

Recreation - leisure - letter reading and writing

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Georgia

painting

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

About Orlin E. Clayton

Born: Auburn, Illinois 1893 Died: Galesburg, Illinois 1980