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Good News and Bad (mural study, Flora, Illinois Post Office)

ca. 1936 Davenport Griffen Born: Millbrook, New York 1894 Died: San Rafael, California 1986 oil on fiberboard 11 1/4 x 23 7/8 in. (28.6 x 60.7 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the General Services Administration 1974.28.18 Not currently on view


Keywords

Architecture Exterior - domestic - house

Cityscape - Illinois - Flora

Figure group

Landscape - coast

Landscape - rocks

Object - written matter - letter

Occupation - service - postman

Study - mural study

New Deal - Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture - Illinois

painting

About Davenport Griffen

Born: Millbrook, New York 1894 Died: San Rafael, California 1986