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Sanctuary (large version)
  • John Steuart Curry, artist
    1897–1946
    born: Dunavant, Kansas, United States ; died: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
    Associated American Artists, publisher
    active 1934–2000
  • Sanctuary (large version), 1944
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 351 x 477 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 13/16 x 18 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J. A. Burzle
  • Not on display
  • 1999.0167
Description
Catalogue raisonné

An assortment of farm animals: horses, cows, pigs, mules, and a family of skunks huddled on a patch of higher ground. Animals are seeking refuge from a Midwest flood.