After Years of Trying, A Farmer Gives Up
Eddie Arning (American, 1898–1993)
50.2 x 65.4 cm (19 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Oil pastel crayons (craypas) on gray paper
Not On View
After a photograph in Life, LXX, June 25, 1971, pp. 26-27.
On verso in pencil: Eddie Arning Sackton No. 1597; Eddie Arning, Williamsburg 1985, cat. 40.
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Sackton, Austin, TX; gift to MFA, October 1986.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Alexander Sackton
© Eddie Arning : Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York