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  • Works Progress Administration Murals

Orange County

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Orange County
1934
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Ames, Arthur (1906-1975)
Located in the Mother Colony History Room. Three portable panels. One of a female figure in a rural setting, holding a bouquet of flowers, behind her is a house with spanish tiled roof and large foliage. Second panel is of a male farmer figure holding shovel and standing on a bridge above a stream of water, he also stands in front of a house. The figures and poses are reminiscent of the painting "American Gothic". The third panel is an image of a rural landcape showing signs of industrialization. Colors in the three panels are vibrant.


Agency: Federal Emergency Relief Administration/SERA

Murals; Rural scene; Farm
Anaheim Public Library, 500 West Broadway, Anaheim, California 92805
California - Anaheim
Photograph used with permission of the Anaheim Public Library
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