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Canyon Country at Dusk

Accession Number
1972/2.378

Title
Canyon Country at Dusk

Artist(s)
Chet La More

Object Creation Date
1957

Medium & Support
oil on canvas

Dimensions
29 15/16 in x 35 15/16 in (76.1 cm x 91.2 cm);30 13/16 in x 36 13/16 in x 1 5/8 in (78.26 cm x 93.5 cm x 4.13 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Paul M. Vanek

Subject matter
This Surrealist painting is an abstract landscape of a canyon at dusk. 

Physical Description
This painting has an abstract composition in shades of red and black. There is a horizontal band across the top quarter of the canvas that is a lighter red compared to the lower portion of the canvas. The painting is signed in red paint (l.l.) "LA MORE".

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
landscape

Collection Area
Modern and Contemporary

Rights
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Keywords
Abstract (fine arts style)
canyons
dusk
landscapes (representations)
modern and contemporary art

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