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Scout Lake
  • Dennis K. Helm
    1946–1992
    born: Stafford, Kansas, United States ; died: Lawrence, Kansas, United States
  • Scout Lake, 1991
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil, pastel on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21.5 x 28 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 7/16 x 11 in
    Mat Dimensions: 16 x 20 in
  • Gift of Rich Crank
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0258
Description

Seven nude men are on the shore of a lake. Some are standing and talking, though two are sitting and facing each other. There are trees and bushing framing the scene, while a bright white sun is in the sky in the background.