Thomas Hart Benton
1889 - 1975
COWBOY AT THE WELL (STUDY FOR 'OPEN COUNTRY')
oil en grisaille on Masonite laid down on board
7 by 7 inches
(17.8 by 17.8 cm)
Painted circa 1952.
This work will be included in the forthcoming catalogue raisonné being prepared by the Thomas Hart Benton Catalogue Raisonné Foundation. Committee Members: Dr. Henry Adams, Jessie Benton, Anthony Benton Gude, Andrew Thompson and Michael Owen.
Senator William Benton, New York and Southport, Connecticut
Helen Boley, Madison, Wisconsin, 1973 (his daughter, by descent)