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Painter:
Woolrych, Francis Humphrey William b.1868  Search this
Type:
Paintings-Mural
Paintings-Lunette
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Missouri State Capitol West end, mezzanine floor Jefferson City Missouri 65101
Date:
Ca. 1917-1928
Notes:
Missouri Capitol Commission Board, "The Missouri State Capitol," 1983 rev. ed.
Summary:
This lunette is one of eight along the west end mezzanine that illustrate Missouri's development and resources. The view here is of a typical northwest Missouri farm with crops of corn and grain, cattle grazing in the pastures, and chickens and hogs in the farmyard. Overhead the sky is a bright blue with big puffy white clouds.
Topic:
Landscape--Missouri  Search this
Landscape--Farm  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Farmhouse  Search this
Animal--Cattle  Search this
Animal--Bird--Chicken  Search this
Animal--Pig  Search this
Control number:
IAP 27620060
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_362752