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untitled (roadrunner and cactus)
  • Paul Hambleton Landacre
    1893–1963
    born: Columbus, Ohio, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • untitled (roadrunner and cactus), early-mid 1900s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: cream wove paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 136 x 87 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 5 3/8 x 3 3/8 in
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 63 x 48 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 1/2 x 1 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Dorothy Smith Anderson
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0133
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Desert landscape-a mesa runs along the horizon. The stylized forms of a cactus (left) and a roadrunner (right) are placed in the foreground, both situated on an outcropping of rocks.