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Collection Tri-Kappa
Catalog Number 1999.001.049
Title The New Day
Artist La Chance, Georges
Object Name painting
Date 1948
Description Oringinal oil painting of a horse-drawn carriage in front of a country barn.
Hoosier Salon 1948 $500
Georges LaChance
(Deceased 1965)
No. 28
36 X 30
The title suggested by the action of a hill farmer, who is doubtless preparing for another day of wood-chopping by hitching up a two-team horse team composed of a white and a bay ... little cabins in the background stand forth from the blue shadowed low hills. For biographical sketch see IN THE HARBOR No. 21
Provenance Purchased from the Hoosier Salon in 1948.
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions H-29.75 W-35.5 inches
Catalog date 1999-12-10