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sketch for Kansas Pastoral II (Kansas Farm Family)
  • John Steuart Curry
    born: Dunavant, Kansas, United States ; died: Madison, Wisconsin, United States
  • sketch for Kansas Pastoral II (Kansas Farm Family), 1937
  • Where object was made: Kansas, United States
  • oil on canvas
  • Frame Dimensions: 27 5/8 x 38 1/4 in
    Frame Dimensions: 72.71 x 97.15 cm
    Canvas/Support: 26 1/2 x 37 in
    Canvas/Support: 67.31 x 93.98 cm
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. C. L. Burt, Hutchinson, Kansas
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0058
Label Text

On the left side is a red barn with a farmer and pigs in front. On the right is a woman with two children standing in front of a house. There is an arched doorway in the center of the painting.