Thomas Hart Benton in Nashville

Thomas Hart Benton died while finishing the mural commissioned by the Country Music Hall of Fame, January 19, 1975. It is called The Sources of Country Music and shows themes, such as a train, instruments and musicians. he was 84 and came out of retirement because of his interest in playing and listening to country music.

 

The Sources of Country Music   1975
The Sources of Country Music 1975

http://countrymusichalloffame.org/thomas-hart-benton/

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