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Prairie Fire
  • Patricia DuBose Duncan
    born 1932
    born: Nashville, Tennessee, United States
  • Prairie Fire, 1977
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromogenic color print (Ektacolor™)
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 33 x 22.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 x 8 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Patricia DuBose Duncan
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0136
Description

Color image of a large prairie fire in a field that is covered in ashes. The horizon cuts the image in half, and the ground has low hills. The fire is in the left side of the image, and the yellow-gray smoke is floating toward the top left corner of the image. The top right corner of the image is clear, blue sky.