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The Mower

A work made of pen and black ink with graphite and colored pencils, on ivory wove paper.

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  • A work made of pen and black ink with graphite and colored pencils, on ivory wove paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Ferdinand Hodler
Swiss, 1853-1918

About this artwork

This monumental drawing of a farmer mowing his wheat is characteristic of the iconic forms of laborers and soldiers painted by Hodler c. 1908/1910.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Ferdinand Hodler

Title

The Mower

Place

Switzerland (Artist's nationality)

Date

Artist's working dates 1873–1918

Medium

Pen and black ink with graphite and colored pencils, on ivory wove paper

Dimensions

37.1 × 38.4 cm (14 5/8 × 15 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1926.263

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