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Legislation

A painting entitled Legislation by Constantino Brumidi

 

Legislation is one of four figures on the frescoed ceiling of the President's Room in the U.S. Capitol. The allegorical figures, painted by Italian artist Constantino Brumidi, personify the foundations of government.

Image courtesy of Constantino Brumidi, Michelangelo of the United States Capitol by Myrtle Cheney Murdock (Monumental Press, 1950), p. 64.