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Building St. John's (study for St. John's, Oregon, Post Office Mural)

1935 John R. Ballator Born: Portland, Oregon 1909 Died: Roanoke, Virginia 1967 tempera and oil on fiberboard image: 22 1/2 x 47 1/4 in. (57.2 x 120 cm) overall: 28 x 52 3/8 in. (71.1 x 133 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1982.86.1 Not currently on view


Keywords

Allegory - other - progress

Cityscape - river

Figure group

Landscape - Oregon

Occupation - industry - construction

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Oregon

painting

paint - oil

paint - tempera

fiberboard

About John R. Ballator

Born: Portland, Oregon 1909 Died: Roanoke, Virginia 1967