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Strawstacks and Cottonwood Trees
  • Coy Avon Seward
    1884–1939
    born: Chase, Kansas, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Strawstacks and Cottonwood Trees, 1924
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Paper Type: cream laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 355 x 458 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 x 18 1/16 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 455 x 533 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17 7/8 x 21 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Gift of Jane Olson in memory of her mother, Dorothy Maureen Seward Thompson, daughter of C.A. Seward
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0274
Description
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The image is in black and white. A large, lopsided straw stack is in the foreground, just to the right of the center of the piece. A line of about five trees are in the mid ground behind the straw stack. In the background are more trees covering the horizon. The sky is cloudy.