Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School: Spears Mural – Oak Park IL

Description

This oil on canvas mural, entitled “Child and Sports–Summer” was painted by Ethel Spears in 1937. It is a companion piece to “Child and Sports–Winter” at the Percy Julian Middle School. Both murals were originally installed at the Lowell School. It measures 16’10” by 6’2″.

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Originally posted in the New Deal Art Registry: http://www.newdealartregistry.org/

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Location Info


325 S. Kenilworth Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302

Location notes: cafeteria

Coordinates: 41.8829446, -87.7970383

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