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JAMES PENNEY (1910-1982)
Boys Room, YMCA, and Checker Club, (Pair). Pencil and conte crayon on brown paper laid to paper, 1932. 13 1/2x18 3/4 inches each. Both works signed, James Penney, dated, 1932, and inscribed as titled, lower right.
Provenance: Janet Marqusee Fine Arts Ltd., New York; Private collection, New York.
As a crontributor to the mural division of the WPA, James Penney completed the following two works: Palmyra, Missouri Post Office, Memories of Marion County, 1942; Union Missouri Post Office, Aspects of Rural Missouri, 1941. The Union, Missouri mural was restored and relocated to the current Union Post Office.