Resources of the Soil (Mural Study, Ukiah, California Post Office)

  • Ben Cunningham, Resources of the Soil (Mural Study, Ukiah, California Post Office), ca. 1938, tempera, pencil and watercolor on illustration board, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration, 1974.28.127

Title
Resources of the Soil (Mural Study, Ukiah, California Post Office)
Artist
Date
ca. 1938
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 17 3/4 x 30 in. (45.2 x 76.1 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the General Services Administration

Mediums
Mediums Description
tempera, pencil and watercolor on illustration board
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – agriculture
  • Occupation – farm – sowing
  • Occupation – other – cowboy
  • Study – mural study
  • Occupation – industry – lumber
  • Landscape – California
  • Occupation – farm – harvesting
  • New Deal – Treasury Section of Painting and Sculpture
Object Number
1974.28.127
Palette
Linked Open Data
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