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Pueblo Bonito Mural (unfinished)
Date: 1934
Artist: Gerald Cassidy
American, 1869 - 1934
Dimensions: 147 x 96 in. (373.4 x 243.8 cm)
Medium: oil on canvas
Credit Line: On long term loan from the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration
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)
Object Number: 2008.19.2
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