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Artists who influenced Thomas Hart Benton
Named after his great-uncle, Missouri's first senator, Thomas Hart Benton was born on 15 April 1889 in Neosho, Missouri, an Ozark town of 2,000 people. His father was Maecenus Eason Benton, a Congressman and storyteller known as "The Little Giant of Ozarks." Thomas quit high school when he was 17 and that same year started his first job as an artist at The Joplin American. After attend ... more (Google)Artists who were influenced by Thomas Hart Benton

John Marin

July Hay
(Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Corn and Winter Wheat
(Worcester Art Museum)

Reginald Marsh

Diego Rivera

Arts of the South
(New Britain Museum of American Art)

(Memorial Art Gallery)

Fairfield Porter

Albert Gleizes

Arts of the West
(New Britain Museum of American Art)

Indian Arts
(New Britain Museum of American Art)

Jackson Pollock

Morgan Russell

Susanna and Elders
(Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco)

(Joslyn Art Museum)

Grant Wood