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Study for "Minstrel Show", circa 1934

Ink and sepia wash on paper
9 × 11 3/4 in
22.9 × 29.8 cm
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This work appears to be a study for the painting "Minstrel Show" that hangs in the …

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This work appears to be a study for the painting "Minstrel Show" that hangs in the Nelson-Akins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO. That painting bears an inscripion on the reverse that reads The picture was painted in 1934 from a drawing made of the scene in the West Virginia mountains (see "Artist in …

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Thomas Hart Benton
American, 1889–1975
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One of the central artists associated with the American Regionalism movement, Thomas Hart Benton …

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One of the central artists associated with the American Regionalism movement, Thomas Hart Benton strayed from the modernist trend toward abstraction in favor of a more representational, though stylized, approach. A native of the American Midwest, Benton made paintings and drawings depicting the realities of agrarian …

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This work appears to be a study for the painting "Minstrel Show" that hangs in the …

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This work appears to be a study for the painting "Minstrel Show" that hangs in the Nelson-Akins Museum of Art, Kansas City, MO. That painting bears an inscripion on the reverse that reads The picture was painted in 1934 from a drawing made of the scene in the West Virginia mountains (see "Artist in …

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Signed Benton (lr)
Thomas Hart Benton
American, 1889–1975
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One of the central artists associated with the American Regionalism movement, Thomas Hart Benton …

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One of the central artists associated with the American Regionalism movement, Thomas Hart Benton strayed from the modernist trend toward abstraction in favor of a more representational, though stylized, approach. A native of the American Midwest, Benton made paintings and drawings depicting the realities of agrarian …

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Study for "Minstrel Show", circa 1934

Ink and sepia wash on paper
9 × 11 3/4 in
22.9 × 29.8 cm
Bidding closed
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