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Preliminary Study for The Arts, (painting)

Painter:
Overmyer, David H. 1889-1973
Medium:
Oil on paper
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Mural
Owner/Location:
Kansas State University Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art 701 Beach Lane Manhattan Kansas 66506 Accession Number: 1990.9
Date:
1934
Notes:
North, Bill, "To Build Up a Rich Collection: Selected Works from the Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art," Manhattan: Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University, 2003, pg. 70.
Summary:
Study for the mural "The Arts" in Kansas State University's Hale Library shows allegorical figures representing Painting, Music, Drama, and Architecture seated in a landscape that features a classial temple on a hillside overlooking a winding river.
Topic:
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Art
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Painting
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Drama
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Music
Allegory--Arts & Sciences--Architecture
Landscape--River
Architecture exterior--Classical--Temple
Study
Control number:
IAP 16020013
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_398835

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