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22. Collegiate Sports

Parker Hall | fresco | 9 feet by 13 feet Symbolizing the non-academic activities of college life, 1934, this panel shows popular team and individual sports on the campus. A young man gallantly ties the shoe of a woman tennis player, while a bathing beauty in an intensely blue swimsuit looks on. Archers aim not at their targets but seemingly at nearby baseball players, while three women with a basketball appear to be standing on a baseball diamond base. Above the staircase he portrays a Cal-Stanford football game. Collegiate Sports