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Three Scores and Ten
  • Clarence Arnold Hotvedt
    born: Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • Three Scores and Ten, circa 1930
  • Where object was made: United States
  • drypoint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 194 x 158 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 258 x 203 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 5/8 x 6 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/8 x 8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Bud and Ruby Jennings, Prairie Print Makers Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1991.0337

This seventy-year-old farmer looks out at the pasture with only the simple comforts of a pot of coffee, a potted geranium, and a walking stick by his side. The same figure with his walking stick is seen in another drypoint by Hotvedt, "Old & Tired."