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The Land Grant Frescoes, North Wall: Seminar Group, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Poor, Henry Varnum 1888-1970  Search this
Subject:
Pugh, Evan  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Paintings-Mural
Owner/Location:
Pennsylvania State University Old Main stairwell University Park Pennsylvania 16802
Date:
Ca. 1932
Notes:
"The Land Grant Frescoes at the Pennsylvania State University Painted by Henry Varnum Poor (1888-1970)," University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Museum of Art. 1981.
"Henry Varnum Poor, 1887-1970: A Retrospective Exhibition," University Park, PA: Pennsylvania State University Museum of Art, 1983, pg. 32.
Boswell, Peyton, Jr., "Varnum Poor," New York, NY Hyperion Press Harper and Brothers, 1941, pg. 77.
Summary:
The middle right (upper) panel depicts Dr. Evan Pugh, first president of the college, teaching a group of students.
Topic:
History--United States  Search this
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Occupation--Education--Student  Search this
Occupation--Education--Teacher  Search this
Occupation--Education--University President  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 46900067
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_403773