American muralists

Stuart’s Raiders at the Swollen Ford
Jared French (American; 1905–1988)
1939
Oil and tempera
Photograph by Carol M. Highsmith
Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Carol M. Highsmith Archive, Washington, D.C.

Mural executed under the auspices of the Treasury Department’s Section of Painting and Sculpture (later called the Section of Fine Arts) for the Richmond Parcel Post Building (subsequently transferred to the Lewis F. Powell, Jr. U.S. Courthouse Annex, Richmond, Virginia).

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July Hay, 1943 // by Thomas Hart Benton by Miguel Catalan

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<br />Working Title/Artist: Thomas Hart Benton: July HayDepartment: Modern and Contemporary ArtCulture/Period/Location: HB/TOA Date Code: Working Date: 

photography by mma, Digital File: DT1319.tif retouched by film and media (kah) 10_27_14

Thomas Hart Benton (April 15, 1889 – January 19, 1975) was an American painter and muralist.

Sketch for Phaethon
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)
1922–24
Oil and graphite on canvas
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

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The Lullaby by doblecachanilla

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<br />By Fletcher Martin, 1942.

Fletcher Martin (April 19, 1904 – May 30, 1979), was an American painter, illustrator, muralist and educator.

Sketch for Atlas and the Hesperides
John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925)
1922–24
Oil and graphite on canvas
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

Design for Sand-Blasted Glass Mural: Mercury Gathering Air Waves Amidst Planets and Stars
Hildreth Meière (American; 1892–1961)
1932
Brush and white gouache, black wash, graphite on tan paper
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, New York

Executed for A Century of Progress (1933 World’s Fair, Chicago, Illinois)