detroitlib: Edwin Howland Blashfield (Decem…

detroitlib:

Edwin Howland Blashfield (December 5, 1848 – October 12, 1936) 

American painter and muralist, most known for painting the murals on the dome of the Library of Congress Main Reading Room in Washington, DC. (Wikipedia)

From our stacks: Illustrations from Masques of Cupid By Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield. Illustrations by Edwin Howland Blashfield. New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1901.