Growth of Democracy in Illinois (mural study, Decatur, Illinois Post Office)

  • Edward Millman, Growth of Democracy in Illinois (mural study, Decatur, Illinois Post Office), ca. 1937, tempera on fiberboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, 1974.28.8

Title
Growth of Democracy in Illinois (mural study, Decatur, Illinois Post Office)
Artist
Date
ca. 1937
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
12 x 36 in. (30.5 x 91.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the General Services Administration

Mediums Description
tempera on fiberboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – industry – lumber
  • Figure group – male
  • Study – mural study
  • Allegory – civic – democracy
  • Occupation – other – slave
  • New Deal – Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture – Illinois
  • Object – tool – scythe
  • Object – tool – axe
  • History – United States – Illinois
Object Number
1974.28.8
Palette
Linked Open Data
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