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A black ink on paperon long fiber board woodcut of a scene of a door with a path leading to it by Herschel Logan. One of the Prairie Printmakers, Logan executed this work in 1924, and he described it as being "through the front gate of his boyhood home near Winfield." Logan was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri, and the family moved to Winfield, Kansas, shortly afterwards. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts. Logan worked as an advertising artist in Salina until his retirement in 1968. He moved to Santa Ana, California, where he died on December 8, 1987.
Creator: Herschel C. Logan
Item Number: 222133
KSHS Identifier: 1977.170.52
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Artists
Collections - Museum
Community Life - Arts and Entertainment - Art - Printmaking - Prairie Print Makers
Date - 1920s - 1924
Objects and Artifacts - Communication Artifacts - Original Art - Picture - Landscape
People - Notable Kansans - Logan, Herschel C., 1901-1987
Places - Cities and towns - Winfield
Places - Counties - Cowley
Type of Material - Objects and Artifacts