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untitled (red roof, church spire)
  • Pierre Daura
    1896–1976
    born: Minorca, Balearic Islands, Spain ; died: Rockbridge Baths, Virginia, United States ; active: Spain, France, United States
  • untitled (red roof, church spire), 1927
  • Where object was made: France
  • gouache on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 49 x 64 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 19 1/4 x 25 3/16 in
  • Gift of Martha R. Daura in memory of Chapin DeWitt Clark
  • Not on display
  • 2003.0024
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Description

Veru loosly painted village scene with the paper visible through the composition. Dirt path and grassy area in foreground. Red-roofed structure, church spire, and other buildings in middle ground. Mountain/hill in background. The sky is sparsely painted with strokes of gray.