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Lawrence Massacre, Mural design for Fort Scott Kansas
  • Ethel Magafan
    born: Chicago, Illinois, United States ; died: Woodstock, New York, United States
  • Lawrence Massacre, Mural design for Fort Scott Kansas, 1937
  • Where object was made: United States
  • watercolor on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10.2 x 25.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 x 10 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11.8 x 30 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 5/8 x 11 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0002
Label Text

Six horsemen attacking eight Lawrence citizens. Burning buildings in background. Smoky black sky fills the top of the composition.