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Chiura Obata: Four Paintings, Four Moods
Phone (314) 721-0072
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Category Visual Arts

Chiura Obata: Four Paintings, Four Moods

Thursday, Dec 12, 2013 7:00p
St. Louis Art Museum St Louis, MO

The Museum recently received the gift of Setting Sun of Sacramento Valley, a stunning painting by the Japanese-American artist Chiura Obata (1885–1975). This monumental work from 1922 depicts a glowing sunset scene in California. The composition is largely given over to the darkening dusk sky, energized by flame-like clouds over a blue-tinged landscape. The slightly domed horizon not only emphasizes the vast distance between the viewer and the sunset, but also the immense geographical coverage of… Show more

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St. Louis Art Museum
One Fine Arts Dr.
St Louis, MO 63110
(314) 721-0072
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