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The Progress of Civilization: The Forge, Commerce, and Education (mural study, State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa)

1905-1906 Kenyon Cox Born: Warren, Ohio 1856 Died: New York, New York 1919 oil on canvas 24 x 15 1/8 in. (61.0 x 38.4 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Allyn Cox 1959.10.4 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - industry

Allegory - other - civilization

Allegory - other - trade

Cityscape - Iowa - Des Moines

Figure group

Study - mural study

painting

paint - oil

fabric - canvas

About Kenyon Cox

Born: Warren, Ohio 1856 Died: New York, New York 1919

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