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Edge of Pecos
  • William Judson Dickerson
    born: El Dorado, Kansas, United States ; died: Wichita, Kansas, United States
  • Edge of Pecos, 1957
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Frame Dimensions: 25 1/2 x 33 1/2 x 1 1/4 in
  • Gift of Ginny and Dick DeVore
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0097

Two houses occupy the foreground of a southwestern landscape. The terra cotta-colored house on the left is visually accented by the contrasting greenery around it. The house on the right is larger and has a muted brown color. The background features a sloping hill and large mesas.