EXHIBITION: The Missouri State Capitol in Art

Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 8:00am to 4:30pm

State Historical Society of Missouri, Ellis Library- Ground Floor 1020 Lowry St.

The Missouri State Capitol in Art

Parker paintingJune 1 December, 2013

The State Historical Society of Missouri Research Center - Columbia, Main Gallery

Jefferson City’s skyline is marked by the impressive Missouri State Capitol building officially dedicated in October 1924. A new exhibit showcases images representing the Missouri landmark as well as the building’s past and present interior décor.

Impressionist paintings by Jefferson City artist and businessman Lester Parker from the 1920s are featured, along with works by Missouri’s famed artists George Caleb Bingham and Thomas Hart Benton.

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State Historical Society

Website

http://shs.umsystem.edu/index.shtml

Cost

free

Department

State Historical Society

Contact Name

Dr. Joan Stack, Art Curator

Contact Phone

573-882-7083

Contact Email

stackj@umsystem.edu

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