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Thistle

Warren Lombard

Artwork Details

Thistle
1937
Warren Lombard
graphite on paper
12 1/16 in. x 9 9/16 in. ( 30.6 cm x 24.3 cm )
Gift of Prof. and Mrs. Alfred H. White
1940.305

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Description

Subject Matter:

Lombard summered in Monhegan, Maine and developed much of his aesthetic and subject matter there. Monhegan was a well known artist colony that had existed since the mid-nineteenth century. This work dates from the latter part of Lombard's career when he primarily did studies of botanical subjects on the island. Just as in his depictions of flowers, Lombard captures the intricacies of the thistle in this drawing.
Eva Caston 2017

Physical Description:

Drawing of a thistle plant.

Eva Caston 2017

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