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The works of Art Deco muralist Hildreth Meiere can be found in 100 buildings in 15 states. Here are some highlights:

CONNECTICUT

St. Joseph Church, Canaan: Stations of the Cross, oil and gilt on wood panel, c.

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The works of Art Deco muralist Hildreth Meiere can be found in 100 buildings in 15 states. Here are some highlights:

CONNECTICUT

St. Joseph Church, Canaan: Stations of the Cross, oil and gilt on wood panel, c. 1948

Travelers Insurance Company, Hartford: Lobby mural, marble mosaic, 1956

ILLINOIS

University of Chicago, Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, Chicago: Vaulting and apse ceiling, glazed ceramic tile, 1927

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago: Altarpiece and rear wall of miniature church, oil and gilt on wood panel, 1939

KENTUCKY

Christ Church Cathedral, Lexington: Mary Bennett Memorial, oil and gilt on wood panel, 1924

MARYLAND

Bank of America Building, Baltimore: Floor decoration, marble mosaic, 1929

MASSACHUSETTS

St. John's Episcopal Church, Beverly Farms: Altarpiece, oil and gilt on wood panel, 1930

MICHIGAN

St. Aloysius Church, Detroit: Rear wall, glass mosaic, 1931

MISSOURI

Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, St. Louis: Domes, arches, walls, glass mosaic, 1945-61

NEBRASKA

Nebraska State Capitol, Lincoln: Domes, ceilings, floors, tapestries, doors, 1924-32

NEW JERSEY

Newark Museum, Newark: Central panel for Prudential Plaza lobby mural, marble mosaic, 1960

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