The Progress of Civilization: The Forge, Commerce, and Education (mural study, State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa)

  • Kenyon Cox, The Progress of Civilization: The Forge, Commerce, and Education (mural study, State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa), 1905-1906, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Allyn Cox, 1959.10.4

Title
The Progress of Civilization: The Forge, Commerce, and Education (mural study, State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa)
Artist
Date
1905-1906
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
24 x 15 1/8 in. (61.0 x 38.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Allyn Cox

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Cityscape – Iowa – Des Moines
  • Figure group
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – industry
  • Allegory – other – trade
  • Study – mural study
  • Allegory – other – civilization
Object Number
1959.10.4
Palette
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