Gouache Study on Paper, /Color study in gouache of the Senate Chamber murals, seen from the back of the room, facing the rostrum, by Violet Oakley

Study With Ink on Paper. Color study in gouache of the
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Violet Oakley, Gouache Study With Ink on Paper, Color study in gouache of the "Blue Lady" figure, central figure of the Senate Chamber mural: The Manifestation of Enlightenment in International Unity - Prophecy of William Penn. A monumental female figure kneels by a flowing body of water, looking downward with her arms outspread. She wears a long blue dress and a transparent veil, her hair is black. Written below this study in ink: "And he showed me a pure river of the water of life...proceeding out of the throne. And the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the Nations... USA."