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  • James Lockhart
    born: Sedalia, Missouri, United States ; died: Lake Forest, Illinois, United States
  • untitled, circa 1949
  • from "GOLDEN LAND. With these distinguished paintings by JAMES LOCKHART, CORONET brings you the inspiring story of WHEAT, America's richest harvest." published in Coronet, August, 1949
  • Where object was made: United States
  • paint on illustration board
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25.1 x 40.6 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 43.8 x 60.7 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 7/8 x 16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 1/4 x 23 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0714

Farmer in left foreground smokes a cigarette, waiting to unload his grain at the elevator. Two men talking by grain truck near the center of the image. A grain truck is inside the elevator. There are more grain elevators in the distance.