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Resources of the Soil (Mural Study, Ukiah, California Post Office)

ca. 1938 Ben Cunningham Born: Cripple Creek, Colorado 1904 Died: Hackensack, New Jersey 1975 tempera, pencil and watercolor on illustration board sheet: 17 3/4 x 30 in. (45.2 x 76.1 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.127 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - agriculture

Figure group

Landscape - California

Occupation - farm - harvesting

Occupation - farm - sowing

Occupation - industry - lumber

Occupation - other - cowboy

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture

painting

paint - tempera

paint - watercolor

pencil

paperboard - illustration board - vadun brownie board

About Ben Cunningham

Born: Cripple Creek, Colorado 1904 Died: Hackensack, New Jersey 1975

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