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Pueblo Bonito Mural (unfinished)

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Pueblo Bonito Mural (unfinished)

Artist: Gerald Cassidy (American, 1869 - 1934)
Date: 1934
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions:
147 x 96 in. (373.4 x 243.8 cm)
Classification: Mural
Credit Line: On long term loan from the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2008.19.2
Description
Cassidy was working on this mural for the Federal Courthouse in Santa Fe when he was killed. The mural was never completed. The mural project was given to William Penhallow Henderson. These murals were given to the NMMOA at some point for safekeeping. An image of this work can be seen in the book "A More Abundant Life: New Deal Artists and Public Art in New Mexico" by Jacqueline Hoefer. Photographs of mural in the NM State Archives - #5383 & #5384 WPA Photo Collection (Box 5577)
Not on view
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