Tom Lea – That 2,000-Yard Stare

Tom Lea - That 2,000-Yard Stare

That 2,000-Yard Stare
1944, oil on canvas, 36″ x 28″
U.S. Army Center for Military History, Washington, D.C.

Painting by Thomas C. Lea, III (1907 – 2001) American muralist, illustrator, artist, war correspondent, novelist, and historian….

Read more about him here:,_III and visit this site titled “Tom Lea – Artist and Texas Legend”

4 thoughts on “Tom Lea – That 2,000-Yard Stare”

  1. This one was used as the cover for the Flamingo Classic edition of Norman Mailer’s The Naked and the Dead (in 1993).

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