[Rock study for the Klipspringer Group] [art original] / A.A. Jansson
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Painting Jansson made during the Akeley-Eastman-Pomeroy Expedition to British East Africa, 1926-1927. Detail of the Lukenia Hills, forty miles east of Nairobi, with weathered granite rocks and shrubs (possibly Boswellia pyrifera). Facsimiles of the rocks were made for the Kiplinger diorama in the American Museum of Natural History's Akeley Hall of African Mammals. Signed at lower left. On back of canvas: "P.20" (and "P 356" crossed out).
- Jansson, Arthur August, 1890-1960 (Artist, Person)
1 Item : painting : oil on canvas ; 84 x 56 cm., in frame 92 x 64 cm.
Located in Special Collections, Art cart--bottom shelf.
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