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Planting
Planting
Date:
1940
Location:
de Young
Gallery 17
Century:
Media:
Lithograph
Dimensions:
25 x 32 cm (image); 29.9 x 40.6 cm (sheet)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
1963.30.785
Acquisition Date:
1940-11-01
Credit Line:

Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts

Copyright:

Art © T.H. Benton and R.P. Benton Testamentary Trusts/UMB Bank Trustee/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

A mule pulls a primitive plow; held by black barefoot farmer; black female worker follows in the furrow; scattering seeds from a basket held by her arm; in foreground some tree stumps and logs; in back a hovel, house? shed?; and trees.