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Painting, And This My Child, Is Where Your Mother Was Born 27. And This My Child, Is Where Your Mother Was Born
1930 (Reworked 1950)
oil on canvas, 34-1/4 x 44”
signed lower right "Rockwell Kent"

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“ …a broad plateau of meadowland with the blue Adirondack Ranges in the distance…”

“…the scene as it lay before me, the picture conveys to my own mind on viewing is dispassionately today much of the tragedy inherent to a region once populous and prosperous, and now many of its farms abandoned, their buildings fallen into decay of with such care and love, now fallow - all reverting to the wilderness.”

It’s Me O Lord by Rockwell Kent

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