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California Pioneer Homestead
  • William Seltzer Rice
    born: Manheim, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Oakland, California, United States
  • California Pioneer Homestead, circa 1920
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color woodcut
  • Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 229 x 304 mm
    Plate Mark/Block Dimensions: 9 x 11 15/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 318 x 409 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 12 1/2 x 16 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Gift of Steven Schmidt, Class of 1958
  • Not on display
  • 1995.0006

The main subject is a small white cottage or country house with a brown roof. It is in the center of the image and surrounded by trees. There is a white cloud in a blue sky.