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Art by State: Ohio

Art by State: Ohio

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: Ohio

Ohio
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

William Allen (Representative, Senator, Governor)

Statue

James A. Garfield (Educator, Representative, President)

Medallion Portrait

Senate wing

Senator Robert A. Taft (by Deane Keller)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

J. Warren Keifer, Speaker (by Charles A. Gray)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Nicholas Longworth, Speaker (by Robert Doblhoff)

Portrait

H-216

Oval Portrait

Senate wing

President Ulysses S. Grant (by William Cogswell)

Mosaic

Senate wing

President James A. Garfield (by Antonio Salviati)

Bust

President's Room

President James A. Garfield (by Charles H. Niehaus)

Bust

President's Room

President William McKinley, Jr. (by Emma Marie Cadwalader Guild)

Painting

Senate wing

John Sherman, Senator, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

John Sherman, Senator, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

Charles Foster, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

Thomas Ewing, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

William Lawrence, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

Americus V. Rice, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

H. B. Banning, 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

painted plaster (cast from orig. stained glass by Johannes Adam Oertel)

Artist

Senate wing

Eliphalet Frazer Andrews

b. Steubenville, Ohio

Portrait of John Adams

Artist

Howard Chandler Christy

b. Morgan County, Ohio

Portraits of John Nance Garner, Henry T. Rainey, William B. Bankhead, Sol Bloom and Edith Nourse Rogers; painting the Signing of the Constitution

Artist

House wing

Kenyon Cox

b. Warren, Ohio

Portrait of John J. Fitzgerald

Artist

Alexander Doyle

b. Steubenville, Ohio

Statues of John E. Kenna, Francis P. Blair and Thomas H. Benton

Artist

President’s Room

Emma Cadwalader Guild

b. Zanesville, Ohio

Bust of President McKinley

Artist

Senate Gallery

William C. McCauslen

b. Steubenville, Ohio

Busts of William R. King, Andrew Johnson and John Tyler

Artist

Charles Henry Niehaus

b. Cincinnati, Ohio

Statue of James Garfield, Oliver P. Morton, Zachariah ChandlerGeorge W. Glick, John J. Ingalls, William Allen and Henry Clay; Bust of Daniel Tompkins in Senate Gallery; statue of Ephriam McDowell

Artist

Caroline L. Ormes Ransom

b. Newark, Ohio

Portrait of John W. Taylor, in the Speaker’s Lobby; Portrait of Joshua R. Giddings; Portrait of General George H. Thomas

Artist

Wilbur Aaron Reaser

b. Antwerp, Ohio

Portrait of Senator William B. Allison

Artist

Freeman Thorp

b. Geneva, Ohio

Portraits of James G. Blaine, David B. Henderson and Schuyler Colfax, all in the House Speaker's Lobby; Portrait of Joseph G. Cannon; Portrait of James A. Tawney; Portrait of Abraham Lincoln in the Senate wing

Artist

Rufus Wright

b. Cleveland, Ohio

Portrait of William Carroll located in the Supreme Court Building

Door Frames in Emancipation Hall Colonnade Thresholds in Congressional Auditorium

burgundy sandstone

Last Updated: November 13, 2013