Thomas Hart Benton
1889 - 1975
WATER STORY (STUDY FOR 'THE HISTORY OF WATER')
tempera and oil on board
image: 19 1/4 by 15 3/4 inches (48.9 by 40 cm)
board: 20 by 18 inches (50.8 by 45.7 cm)
Painted in 1930.
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.
Donald B. Stegner, New Jersey
Private collection, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1995
Private collection, Zurich, Switzerland, 2016
Acquired by the present owner from the above