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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

 


Maker(s):Kunath, Oscar A.
Culture:American, born Germany, (1830-1909)
Title:He Does Not Return
Date Made:1867
Type:Painting
Materials:Oil on canvas
Place Made:North America; United States; New York; New York (probably)
Measurements:Frame: 36 1/2 x 29 1/2 in.; 92.71 x 74.93 cm; stretcher: 28 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.; 71.755 x 53.975 cm
Accession Number:  MH 1988.6
Credit Line:Purchase with the Friends of Art Fund
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Description:
Crying woman stands at window overlooking Post-Civil War homecoming festivities; son is sitting beside her, also gazing out window; the woman is wearing mourning clothes

Tags:
wars

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