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Sanctuary (large version)
  • John Steuart Curry, artist
    born: Dunavant, Kansas, United States ; died: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
    Associated American Artists, publisher
    active 1934–2000
  • Sanctuary (large version), 1944
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 299 x 398 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 3/4 x 15 5/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 1/8 x 18 1/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Bequest of R.F. Rice
  • Not on display
  • 1974.0058
Catalogue raisonné

Cows, horses, hog, skunks, and donkey are on an island created by a flood. There is a tree on the left. In the background is a small house.