January 1-September 9, 2000

Mahonri M. Young (1877-1957), “Main Street Gym (1/4),” 1932, etching, graphite, and ink, 14 x 18 ½ inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, purchase/gift of Mahonri M. Young Estate.

In proportion to the population of Utah in 1930, only a handful of professional artists existed in the state and only a few of these were printmakers. This exhibit displayed the few works of art that we have of this time period providing an instructional image of Utah culture during the depression era.

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