Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Kansas Pastoral mural - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at KSHS.reference@ks.gov or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.

For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

This is a transparency showing the Hereford bull mural in the Kansas capitol, painted by John Steuart Curry. In 1937, Curry, from Dunavant in Jefferson County, Kansas, was selected to portray the story of Kansas in murals on the second floor of the capitol. The mural is part of the Kansas Pastoral which is Curry's attempt at showing the romantic side of the agricultural state.

Creator: Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946
Date: 1999

Bookbag Share Print

Kansas Pastoral mural - 1Kansas Pastoral mural - 1

Kansas Pastoral mural - 1

Item Number: 304944
Call Number: FK2.1 C.1999 *10
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 304944

Copyright © 2007-2024 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.