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Tung Oil Industry (Study for Covington, Louisiana Post Office Mural)

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Data Source
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Artist
Xavier González, born Andalusia, Spain 1898-died New York City 1993
Date
1939
Credit Line
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the Internal Revenue Service through the General Services Administration
Medium
gouache, pen and ink, and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard
Dimensions
sheet: 15 7/8 x 30 in. (40.2 x 76.2 cm)
Type
Painting
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Department
Graphic Arts
Object number
1962.8.30
Topic
Figure group\male
Occupation\industry\lumber
Study\mural study
Landscape\town
Landscape\Louisiana\Covington
New Deal\Works Progress Administration
Occupation\industry\oil
Architecture Exterior\industry\factory
Object\tool\axe