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Distant Land - Jessie Arms Botke
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Jessie Arms Botke
"Distant Land" , ca. 1915
Oil on canvas
9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches
Signed lower left
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A Distant Land is a demonstration of Botke’s decorative talent. The surreal flattening of the landscape and the complex pattern formed by her precision brushwork reminds the viewer of her background as a tapestry cartoonist. The vivid coloration is characteristic of her very individual and evocative style.