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South County Life in the Days of the Narragansett Planters (mural study, Wakefield, Rhode Island Post Office)

ca. 1939-1940 Ernest Hamlin Baker Born: Essex, New York 1889 Died: Norton, Massachusetts 1975 watercolor on wood sight 13 x 28 1/2 in. (33.0 x 72.4 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration 1962.8.5 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - arts and sciences - agriculture

Architecture - boat - sailing ship

Figure group

History - United States - Colonization

Landscape - Rhode Island - South County

Occupation - farm - sowing

Waterscape - boat

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Rhode Island

painting

paint - watercolor

wood

About Ernest Hamlin Baker

Born: Essex, New York 1889 Died: Norton, Massachusetts 1975