Mother Earth Laid Bare Magnet$4.95
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