Ginnin' Cotton (mural study, Leland, Mississippi Post Office)

  • Stuart R. Purser, Ginnin' Cotton (mural study, Leland, Mississippi Post Office), ca. 1940, oil on canvas mounted on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service, 1965.18.28

Title
Ginnin' Cotton (mural study, Leland, Mississippi Post Office)
Artist
Date
ca. 1940
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
15 x 35 7/8 in. (38.1 x 91.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas mounted on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Study – mural study
  • Occupation – industry – manufacturing
  • Animal – horse
  • Ethnic – African-American
  • Occupation – farm – harvesting
  • Figure group
  • Architecture Exterior – industry – factory
  • New Deal – Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture – Mississippi
  • Architecture – vehicle – wagon
  • Occupation – other – slave
  • Landscape – Mississippi
Object Number
1965.18.28
Palette
Linked Open Data
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