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A Wind is Rising and the Rivers Flow
  • Benton Murdoch Spruance
    1904–1967
    born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States ; died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
  • A Wind is Rising and the Rivers Flow, 1945
  • Where object was made: United States
  • color lithograph
  • Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0597
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Image depicts three figures: a man and a woman kneeling over what appears to be a deceased man. The woman is wearing a white cloth on her head as well as a white shirt and a reddish/purple tinted skirt. The man is wearing a dark vest over a white shirt and is holding a lantern. The person lying down is on their back with their legs bent.