By Martha R. Severens
Eugene Thomason lower back to the South within the early Thirties, dwelling first in Charlotte, North Carolina, sooner than settling in a small Appalachian crossroads known as Nebo. For the following thirty-plus years, he mined the agricultural landscape's rolling terrain and region citizens for suggestion, discovering there an abundance of colourful imagery extra evocative—and extra in my view resonant—than the urbanism of latest York. portray whilst such recognized Regionalists as Thomas Hart Benton and furnish wooden, Eugene Thomason embraced and convincingly portrayed his personal zone, changing into the visible spokesman for that position and its people.
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