Mother Earth Laid Bare Magnet


From the Philbrook Collection.

Magnet,  Alexandre Hogue ( American, 1898-1994) Erosion No. 2- Mother Earth Laid Bare,1936.

This painting is from a group of Dust Bowl era works Houge called his Erosion series, depicting the damage caused by careless farming practices. Here, the plow looms as a menacing symbol of man's disruption of the soil and grasslands, leaving "mother earth" literally stripped bare. 

 2.5 x 3.5

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