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Accession Number:
2.93.2
Makers
Coe, Anne
Descriptions
acrylic on canvas
Names
Painting
Subjects
bear, picnic, Tetons
Date:
1990
Dimensions:
H: 45.375 in, width: 65.625 in, Frame height: 47.875 in, Frame width: 68 in
Title:
Out to Lunch
Credit Line:
Gift of the artist and D. Harold Byrd, Jr.
Gloss:
Coe uses humor to deal with environmental issues. In Out to Lunch, bears picnic in the shadow of the Teton Mountains. The painting evokes controversies over management of bears in the National Parks, especially concerning issues of food, of the interaction between humans and bears, and of the definition of wilderness.
Inscription:
LRC, in script: Anne Coe

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