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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Koerner, W.H.D. 127
Descriptions
oil on canvas 335
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
Group 440 Figure 353 Landscape 691
Date:
1932
Dimensions:
H: 29.125 in, width: 40.75 in, Frame height: 36 in, Frame width: 47.875 in, frame depth: 2 in
Title:
The Homesteaders
Gloss:
This painting was the introductory illustration for Rose Wilder Lane's Let the Hurricane Roar, an account of the life of her mother, Laura Ingalls Wilder, published by the Saturday Evening Post, October 22, 1932. The painting portrays the Ingalls with baby Laura. The caption reads: "Carolyn took the baby and walked across the slough to the field where Charles was plowing."
Inscription:
LRC: W.H.D./Koerner (Koerner underlined)/1932
Publication:
Quarterly Journal: Points West: Journal of the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Summer 2003, page 3
Accession Number:
24.77

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