Memphis Brooks Museum of Art

 

Memphis, Tennessee

 

(910) 722-3500

 

 

 

Lasting Impressions: Drawings by

Thomas Hart Benton

 

February 1 - March 29, 1998

 

White Castle 21, c.1965

 

In 1911 having become disillusioned with the European scene, he returned to New York where he was to remain for the next twenty-four years. It was during this period that he established his reputation as one of America's foremost mural painters.

 

2 Stack Stern Wheeler with Coal Barge, c.1930-35

 

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