Wednesday, August 19, 2015
New Deal Art: "Black Panther"
Above: "Black Panther," an oil painting by artist Alice Dinneen (1908-1963), created while she participated in the New Deal's Public Works of Art Project, 1934. Dinneen also painted the mural in the Warrenton, North Carolina post office building - see photos here and here. Image above courtesy of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.