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Catalog Number 2000.023.002
Object Name Painting
Artist Van Soelen, Theodore
Title Spring Work (untitled Branding scene )
Medium oil and tempera on masonite
Description Three cowboys standing around a fire, one cowboy on a horse, another man holding a branding iron in the fire; cattle and a windmill in the background.

Although these are cowboys from the 1940s, they still brand cattle like the old days out on the open range.

Theodore Van Soelen was from Minnesota and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. He was awarded a Cresson Traveling Scholarship that took him to Europe to study art during 1913 and 1914.
Dimensions H-33.5 W-45.5 D-1.75 inches
Height (in) 33.5
Width (in) 45.5
Depth (in) 1.75
Dimension Details 27.62 (h) x 39.50 (w) unframed
Imagefile 001\2000.023.002.JPG