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Title: View at Menemsha
Name: Print
Date: 1934
Period: Depression Era
Medium: Lithograph
Country/Culture: American
Dimensions: 13 1/2 x 9 9/16 in. (34.3 x 24.3 cm)
Edition: Edition of 150
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: UM82.207
More Information
A small Atlantic Ocean inlet is depicted with fishing shacks and sailboats, some docked and some anchored off shore. In the distance, symbolic storm clouds begin their shadowy approach. The town of Menemsha is located in Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts.

Adolf Dehn left Minnesota for New York City in 1917. He ultimately settled down in the city after years of travel.
Published References: AAA Cat.: 1935-01; 1936-01; 1936-03; 1936-04; 1937-06; 1949-02