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Taos Today
  • Ward Lockwood
    born: Atchison, Kansas, United States ; died: Ranchos de Taos, New Mexico, United States
  • Taos Today, 1934
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on panel, tempera underpainting
  • Canvas/Support: 91.4 x 121.9 cm
    Canvas/Support: 36 x 48 in
  • Gift from the Ward and Clyde Lockwood Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0337

In lower left corner is a man in overalls, with back partially to viewer. Behind him are male and female figures and signs attached to a pillar. On the right are two figures on horseback and an old gas pump. In the center background are trees, a car, horses and figures. There is a red shield covering part of the tree in the center.