Southern Scene

Julius J. Lankes, American, 1884 - 1960



Wood engraving on card stock

Edition 27/200

Image: 5 1/8 × 7 3/16 in. (13 × 18.3 cm)

Sheet: 7 3/8 × 9 3/8 in. (18.7 × 23.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Torch Press, Cedar Rapids, Iowa


The Woodcut Society, Kansas City, Missouri


Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in graphite, lower right margin: J J Lankes; signed and dated, in block, lower left corner: LANKES - 1932; inscribed, in graphite, lower left margin: Southern Scene; inscribed, in graphite, lower center margin: No 27/200

Exhibition History

Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930's and 1940's, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 3, 1994-March 5, 1995

Publication History

Barbara J. MacAdam, Looking for America: Prints of Rural Life from the 1930s and 1940s, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1994, listed no. 35.


The Woodcut Society, Kansas City, Missouri; sold to present collection, 1932.

Catalogue Raisonne

J. Czestochowski, In James Swann, Cedar Rapids, 1990, App. C, no. 1.

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