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Elk Valley Farm
  • Coy Avon Seward
    1884–1939
    born: Chase, Kansas, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • Elk Valley Farm, 1936
  • lithograph
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 224 x 295 mm
  • Collection of Jason Elder, great-grandson of C. A. Seward
  • Not on display
  • EL2010.015
  • Loan: Not in the Spencer's collection
Label Text
Exhibitions
Catalogue raisonné

Exhibition Label:
“C.A. Seward: Artist and Draftsman,” Feb-2010, Kate Meyer
Elk Valley Farm was completed in the same year as Adobe Village -New Mexico. Both lithographs depict a homestead on a swelling hill, seen through a cluster of trees. As a pair, Seward’s structured yet sensitive response to Kansan and New Mexican scenery is apparent.