#42 Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio

A very prominient painter and sculptor, Thomas Hart Benton, made his home and had his studio in Kansas City. The two and one half story, eclectic house, Benton called home and his studio was constructed of native limestone and is furnished in simple, neutral tones. This is very unlike his vibrant paintings. One of his most famous murals, depicts the social history of the state of Missouri and is the House Lounge of the state Capitol building in Jeffererson City. To visit the house go to the website by Goggling Thomas Hart Benton. It is located at 3616 Bellview, Kansas City, Mo 64111 or call 816-931-5722
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As a side note, the author of this blog sat beside Thomas at a dinner function and has his autographed book as well.

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