West Buttress, Grand Coulee Dam Construction

 
West Buttress, Grand Coulee Dam Construction
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  • Title :     West Buttress, Grand Coulee Dam Construction
  • Artist:     Robert Oliver Engard Artist
  • Accession:     TD1995.20.2
  • Country:     United States Spokane Washington
  • Date:     1940
  • Dimensions:     Inches 24 30 Dimensions, matted Inches 18-7/8 25 Dimensions, sheet, Centimeters 61.0 76.2 Dimensions, matted Centimeters 47.9 63.5 Dimensions, sheet
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Paintings and Sculpture
  • Collection Theme:     WPA and the New Deal
  • Subject:     Industry , New Deal
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     TD1995.20.2.JPG
  • Tags:     WPA and the New Deal~Paintings and Sculpture
Description:
Watercolor painting depicting the construction of the West Buttress of the Grand Coulee Dam; a trellis and other construction equipment, buildings and houses surrounded by a fence are set against a rocky background.