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Operation Dragoon Mural Dedication

​On June 12, 2017 at 11:00 am in the Collin County Courthouse, 2100 Bloomdale Rd, McKinney, we wlll be dedicating a new old work of art by Eugene Savage, an artist best known in Texas for his murals in the Texas Hall of State at Fair Park Dallas.

The 14'x5' mural, depicting the invason of southern France during WWII, is a study for a mosaic installed in the American cemetery chapel at Epinal, France.

The mural was completed in 1951 as a Works Project Administration (WPA) commission, and is on loan to the county from Jon Bender.

See more about the mural here.