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In 1945, Georgia O’Keeffe purchased and, with the help of her friend Maria Chabot, began to restore a 5,000-square-foot (464.5-square-meter) ruined Spanish Colonial residential compound in the small hilltop town of Abiquiu, New Mexico. O’Keeffe would own the property until her death in 1986,...

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Provenance

1955, Downtown Gallery, New York; 1955, sold by the Downtown Gallery to the William H. Lane Foundation, Leominster, Mass.; 1990, gift of the WIlliam H. Lane Foundation to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1990)

Credit Line

Gift of the William H. Lane Foundation

Copyright

© Georgia O'Keeffe Museum / Artist Rights Society (ARS), New York

1955

Dimensions

101.6 x 76.2 cm (40 x 30 in.)

Accession Number

1990.433

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

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Americas

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