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Powder Monkey

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Arthur Runquist, Powder Monkey, ca. 1940, tempera on board, Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects, public domain, L45.3.8

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Title

Powder Monkey

Artist

Arthur Runquist (American, 1891-1971)

Date

ca. 1940

Medium

tempera on board

Dimensions (H x W x D)

35 3/4 in x 29 1/2 in

Inscriptions & Markings

signature: Arthur Runquist, brushed, lower right

inscription: "OREGON W.P.A. ART PROJECT", metal plate on bottom middle of frame

Collection Area

Modern and Contemporary Art; Northwest Art

Category

Paintings

Object Type

painting

Culture

American

Credit Line

Courtesy of the Fine Arts Program, Public Buildings Service, U.S. General Services Administration. Commissioned through the New Deal art projects

Accession Number

L45.3.8

Copyright

public domain

Terms

laborers

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tempera

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