Permanent Collection

Study for “Spring on the Missouri”

Title: Study for “Spring on the Missouri”
Dimensions: height and width: 8 13/16 x 12 in. (22.4 x 30.5 cm) frame: 18 1/8 x 20 3/4 x 2 1/8 in. (46 x 52.7 x 5.4 cm)
Medium: Pen and ink and sepia wash over graphite on paper
Credit Line: Gift of Jim and Betty Becher
Object Number: 2013.2

Culture: American
Signed: Signed in ink at lower right: Benton
Inscriptions: In ink at lower right (at a later date): Dear Harpo – This note made in the great 1937 floods in / Missouri was the original idea for your picture / Tom. Thomas H. Benton
Classification: Drawings
Department: Modern