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Art on Sunday: United States Coast Guard Wet

Avery F. Johnson (1906–1990)
United States Coast Guard Wet, 1934
Watercolor, tempera and pencil on paper
United States Coast Guard Wet
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington

Yesterday was National Lighthouse Day, so I went looking for a work of art with a lighthouse in it. I chose this one because the artist was born in my hometown, Wheaton, Illinois.

Tags: art, art: painting, illinois: wheaton

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