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1930

  • Work on this object began.

1940

  • Work on this object ended.

1953

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Going to Work, ca. 1935

This is a Drawing. It was created by Thomas Hart Benton. It is dated ca. 1935 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is pen and ink, watercolor, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by William J. Donald. It is credited Gift of William J. Donald.

Its dimensions are

23.1 × 29.9 cm (9 1/8 × 11 3/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: "Benton"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Going to Work, ca. 1935; Thomas Hart Benton (American, 1889–1975); USA; pen and ink, watercolor, graphite on paper; 23.1 × 29.9 cm (9 1/8 × 11 3/4 in.); Gift of William J. Donald; 1953-102-6

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