Post Office Sculptures – Carlyle IL

City:
Carlyle, IL

Site Type:
Art Works, Sculpture and Bas Relief

New Deal Agencies:
Arts Programs, Treasury Section of Fine Arts (TSFA)

Completed:
1943

Artist:
Curt Drewes

Description

The historic Carlyle post office possesses a set of three sculptures by Curt Drewes. The sculptures, entitled “Farm,” “Dairy Farming,” and “Fish Hatchery,” were funded by the Section of Fine Arts in 1939.

Source notes

https://www.wpamurals.org/illinois.html https://www.flickr.com/photos/courthouselover/3382745132/ https://www.newdealartregistry.org/

Location Info


1080 Fairfax St.
Carlyle, IL 62231
Clinton County

Location notes: Lobby

Coordinates: 38.610891, -89.37114

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