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Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Oil on linen study of a Civil War soldier holding up a wagon wheel. The painting was a preliminary study done by F.W. Heine or one of the Germany panorama...
Description: Portrait of Ruth DeYoung Kohler.
Date: date unknown
Description: A harvest scene in which an old-fashioned steam-powered tractor is hooked up to a threshing machine. There is a pile of coal next to the tractor and a tank...
Description: This genre work, titled "Spearing Time," was painted in 1999 by Geri Schrab, a self-taught watercolor artist in De Forest, Wisconsin. Schrab was first insp...
Description: A watercolor of prehistoric Indians building an effigy mound.
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Portrait of Milo Milton Quaife (1880-1959), serving as director and editor from 1914 to 1920.
Description: The tractor-trailer used to transport and display the world's largest cheese at the 1964 World's Fair held in New York. The 34,591 pound cheddar was made i...
Description: Watercolor of an Indian hunting buffalo while riding a horse and shooting a bow and arrow. The buffalo being hunted has one arrow in its side.
Description: Three-quarter view of the head of a woman. Pen and ink with watercolor.
Description: Portrait of Vinnie Ream Hoxie with a harp.
Date: 1829 ca.
Description: Watercolor miniature of Isaac Winnesheek, Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Chief.
Description: Watercolor painting of a canoe and sailboat on Lake Mendota. In the background is the city skyline on the far shoreline.
Description: A painting of a dairy farm, which was part of the State Fair Centennial mural.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Governor Nelson Dewey.
Description: Oil portrait of Sherburn S. Merrill.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the original site, 1816-1831).
Description: A painted portrait of Walter Jodok Kohler completed after his death.
Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Beginning at Odanah just south of Lake Superior, Hölzlhuber and several fur trappers used an Indian trail to travel upstream through extensive wild forest....
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