Pioneers Tilling Soil and Building Log Cabin (mural study, Carthage, Illinois Post Office)

  • Karl Kelpe, Pioneers Tilling Soil and Building Log Cabin (mural study, Carthage, Illinois Post Office), ca. 1938, tempera on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration , 1962.8.84

Title
Pioneers Tilling Soil and Building Log Cabin (mural study, Carthage, Illinois Post Office)
Artist
Date
ca. 1938
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
15 1/2 x 34 in. (39.4 x 86.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration

Mediums Description
tempera on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Architecture – domestic – cottage
  • History – United States – westward expansion
  • Study – mural study
  • Architecture – vehicle – wagon
  • Occupation – farm – harvesting
  • Occupation – industry – construction
  • Figure group
  • New Deal – Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture – Illinois
  • Occupation – other – pioneer
Object Number
1962.8.84
Palette
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