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The Farm Sale

Barbara Whipple

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There is tension in this scene.  Notice the expressions on the men whose arms are crossed, leaning perhaps against the wall of a barn.  

 

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There is tension in this scene.  Notice the expressions on the men whose arms are crossed, leaning perhaps against the wall of a barn.  

 

About the Artist (1920-1989) Prior to having earned her Master of Fine Arts at Temple University, Barbara Whipple studied at Swarthmore College (G.A;, 1943), Rochester Institute of Technology (B.S., 1956) and Tyler School.  She was a member of the Philadelphia Watercolor Club; the Philadelphia Art Alliance; the Philadelphia Print Club.

Her work is included in the permanent collections of the Newark, NJ Public Library; Elizabethtown, PA College and the Lancaster, PA Country Day School.  

Beyond her work as art art instructor in university and college settings, Whipple wrote an article addressing art for the child ages 6 to 9, as well as publications on artists such as Luigi Rist, William Sharer and Ford Ruthling.

The above information was taken from Who was Who in American Art 1564-1975
Medium Woodcut
Edition 22/ 40
Image size 14 5/8" height X 17 1/2" width
Frame Single burlap covered mat board, regular glass, wood molding with applied plastic strip
Frame size 21 1/2" height X 24" width
Signed "Whipple" at viewer's lower right in graphite
Date of creation Circa 1965
Condition Good not excellent, as likely there is discoloration underneath window mat
Provenance Ji Bi