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The Jump Mountain
  • Pierre Daura
    1896–1976
    born: Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain ; died: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States ; active: Spain, France, United States
  • The Jump Mountain, 1941
  • Where object was made: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States
  • tempera on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 28 x 39 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 11 x 15 3/8 in
    Mount Dimensions: 41 x 51 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 16 1/8 x 20 1/16 in
  • Gift of Martha R. Daura in memory of Chapin DeWitt Clark
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0032
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Landscape with small wooden structure in the center, flanked by two bare trees. In the background are mountains and fluffy clouds. Foreground painted in thin washes of browns and blue-gray with a few thin strokes to indicate vegetation. The sky is painted in hatched brushstrokes of blue with pink clouds at the right.