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Title: Summer Landscape
Name: Print
Date: 1936
Period: Depression Era
Medium: Lithograph
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 10 x 14 1/2 in. (25.4 x 36.8 cm)
Marks: Signed lower right corner Richard Zoellner 36, in the left side 38/75
Classification: Prints and Printing Plates
Credit Line: Transferred from the Applied Art Department, Iowa State University. In the permanent collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: UM82.233
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A small town sits behind a body of water; the grain elevator present suggests the rural nature of the town. The viewer can barely see the reflection of a church tower in the tranquil water. Just as church steeples denote an organized religion, grain elevators are iconic temples of agriculture.