Post Office Mural – Winnsboro SC

Like many New Deal post office murals, Auriel Bessemer’s oil painting, “Industrial Tapestry,” depicts a pastoral landscape, fusing the agricultural world with the industrial and perhaps portraying the influence of Roosevelt’s rural electrification programs in South Carolina’s cotton and tobacco… read more

Post Office Murals – Alhambra CA

The Alhambra post office received three tempera murals by Gordon Grant: “El Paysano,” “El Gringo,” and “El Indio.” The murals were funded by the Treasury Section of Fine Arts. All three murals by Gordon Grant have unfortunately been painted over.