Louise Brann

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Louise Brann
Archives of American Art - Louise Brann - 1995.jpg
Brann working on a mural for the Works Progress Administration, ca. 1936
Born 1910 (1910)
Nationality American
Education Art Students League of New York, Cooper Union
Known for Figure painter, muralist, illustrator

Louise Brann was an American painter who worked in the Federal Art Project during the New Deal. She is known for a fresco mural at the Mount Vernon Library in Mount Vernon, NY [1] based on a Goebelin tapestry, The Lady and the Unicorn.[2]

Further reading[edit]

  • "Personalities and art news." Direction 1 (January 1938): 30-31. Note on the opening of the Harlem Art Center; mainly photographs of work by Nathaniel Dirk and Louise Brann.


  1. ^ "Louise Brann, from the Federal Art Project, Photographic Division collection - Image Gallery". Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Retrieved 2013-06-16. 
  2. ^ "Fresco painted by Louise Brann". Mount Vernon Public Library. Retrieved 2011-12-17. 

External links[edit]

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the Works Progress Administration.