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Thomas Hart Benton

Thomas Hart Benton

Benton, Thomas Hart

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Physical Details: 1 photographic print : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm.

Description: Benton at work on a clay model in preparation for a mural. UPI photo.



A laboriously-made, three dimensional clay model lets Benton observe the proper perspective for the final work. He owns more than100 pipes, but sometimes finds them distracting while working, and chews tobacco instead.

Creator: Benton, Thomas Hart

Forms part of: Louise Bruner papers, 1945-1976

Digital ID: 3152