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A Kansas Ranch
  • Robert Swain Gifford
    1840–1905
    born: Naushon Island, Massachusetts, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
  • A Kansas Ranch, 1888
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 54.6 x 90.2 cm
    Canvas/Support: 21 1/2 x 35 1/2 in
    Frame Dimensions: 35 1/16 x 49 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, W2
  • 2003.0111
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Grassy area in foreground with figure standing on the right side. The figure has its back to the viewer and is facing a large herd of white sheep. Clouds in the top two-thirds of the painting.