This is George Caleb Bingham’s The County Election (1852), probably the greatest American artwork about voting or Election Day. It’s in the collection of the Saint Louis Art Museum, which has one of those web-gizmos that allows you to zoom in on every wonderful detail in Bingham’s painting. If the most patriotic thing you can do today is vote, digging this Bingham is a close No. 2.
Other significant American art about voting includes: