Study for Mural, Elks National Memorial, Chicago: "Blessed are the Meek, for They Shall Inherit the Earth" (Matthew 5:5), (painting)
Title: Blessed are the Meek, for They Shall Inherit the Earth (Matthew 5:5), (painting)
Savage, Eugene Francis 1883-1978
Watercolor and graphite on dark beige paper
Los Angeles County Museum of Art 5905 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles California 90036 Accession Number: M.78.6.1
Fort, Ilene Susan and Michael Quick, "American Art: A Catalogue of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Collection," Los Angeles, CA: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1991, pg. 462.
An elderly woman stands at center with both arms outstretched, one holding a globe. Two muscular men carry another figure who is partially covered in cloth on a board. Horns sound behind them. In the foreground, a man, who is holding a tool, and a woman kneel and a child walks toward the edge of the painting.
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums