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The Missed Leap
  • John Steuart Curry, artist
    1897–1946
    born: Dunavant, Kansas, United States ; died: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
    Associated American Artists, publisher
    active 1934–2000
  • The Missed Leap, 1934
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 527 x 325 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 20 3/4 x 12 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 25 x 20 in
  • Gift of Senator August W. Lauterbach
  • Not on display
  • 1960.0010
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Description
Catalogue raisonné

A man and woman on a trapeze. She is leaping towards him, but he only has her by one hand. There is a net in the bottom left quadrant.