Post Office: Lewis Mural – Petersburg VA

Project type: Art, Murals
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Description

“Riding to Hounds” is one of two murals created for the Petersburg post office under the auspices of the Treasury Section of Fine Arts. The work, which depicts Virginia fox hunting, was painted in 1937 by Edwin S. Lewis.

Source notes

http://www.wpamurals.com/petersVA.htm
http://www.allgetaways.com/view_destination.asp?destinationid=XGP552-011
http://www.newdealartregistry.org/

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Location Info


29 Franklin Street
Petersburg, VA 23803

Location notes: Lobby

Coordinates: 37.228699, -77.402677

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