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Art by State: Indiana

Art by State: Indiana

The listing below groups art, artists and architectural elements by state. This list is a work in progress and is not comprehensive. Select a state from the list to learn more about the elements from that state:

Art by State: Indiana

Indiana
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

Gen. Lewis Wallace (Soldier, Diplomat, Author of Ben Hur)

Statue

Oliver P. Morton (Governor, Senator)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

John W. Davis, Speaker (by W. D. Murphy)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Schulyer Colfax, Speaker (by Freeman Thorp)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Michael C. Kerr, Speaker, 1875-76 (by Charles A. Gray)

Portrait

House wing

William R. Wood, Chairman, House Committee on Appropriations, 1929-31 (by George B. Matthews)

Bust

Vice President Schuyler Colfax (by Frances M. Goodwin)

Bust

Vice President Thomas A. Hendricks (by Ulric Stonewall Jackson Dunbar)

Bust

Senate wing

Vice President Charles W. Fairbanks (by Franklin Simmons)

Bust

Senate wing

Vice President Thomas R. Marshall (by Moses A. Wainer Dykaar)

Painting

Senate wing

John A. Kasson, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

State Seal

President’s Room

ceiling mural (by Constantino Brumidi)

State Seal

plaster relief

Artist

Senate wing

Frances M. Goodwin

b. Newcastle, Indiana

bust of Vice President Schuyler Colfax

Artist

Senate wing

Roma Christine Harlan

b. Warsaw, Indiana

portrait of Senator Kenneth S. Wherry

Artist

House Office Building

William J. Sabol

b. Robertsdale, Indiana

portraits of the Honorable Ray J. Madden and the Honorable Charles A. Halleck

Artist

Senate Chamber Gallery

James Paxton Voorhees

b. Covington, Indiana

busts of Vice Presidents J.C. Breckinridge and Richard M. Johnson

Artist

House Committee Appropriations suite

Charles Sneed Williams

b. Evansville, Indiana

portrait of J. Swager Sherley

Last Updated: November 13, 2013