Monday, January 2, 2017
New Deal Art: "The Farm"
Above: "The Farm," an oil painting by Kenjiro Nomura (1896-1956), created while he was in the New Deal's Public Works of Art Project, 1934. Nomura later became known for the drawings & paintings he made while he was held in a Japanese internment camp during World War II. Wikipedia has an interesting biography of Nomura here. Image courtesy of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.