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Storm Over Lake Otsego

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In his work, John Steuart Curry depicted a vigorous and active American landscape. Born on a farm near Dunavant, a small town in Kansas, Curry was well acquainted with the back-breaking work of farming as well as with the ferocious wind and rains storms that often swept through the state. Farm...

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Inscription

Lower right: JOHN STEUART CURRY

Provenance

1929, the artist. Ferargil Galleries, N. Y. About 1943, Polly Thayer (Mrs. Donald C.) Starr, Boston; 1955, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Starr to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 12, 1955)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Starr

1929

Dimensions

101.92 x 127.63 cm (40 1/8 x 50 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.369

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

Collections

Americas

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