Cloud and Rain

  • David Hare, Cloud and Rain, ca. 1950, welded and painted bronze and steel, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Susan Morse Hilles, 1977.2.3

Execution Date

“The artist continually translates the world of matter into the world of human understanding and emotion . . . From the terrifying and unfriendly world of nature he makes warm charms to be carried in the pocket.” David Hare, Magazine of Art, January 1950

Title
Cloud and Rain
Artist
Date
ca. 1950
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
10 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 19 5/8 in. (26.0 x 52.2 x 50.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Susan Morse Hilles

Mediums
Mediums Description
welded and painted bronze and steel
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – other – nature
  • Abstract
  • Landscape – weather – shower
  • Landscape – weather – cloud
Object Number
1977.2.3
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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