Village of Stowe (Stowe Valley, Mount Mansfield)1931 by Luigi Lucioni

In his archetypal 1931 work Village of Stowe, Vermont (collection of Minneapolis Museum of Art), a work commissioned by a wealthy Minneapolis lawyer, Lucioni paints the village silhouetted against the grand panorama of Mount Mansfield. Using a reductive style steeped in clarity and precision Lucioni reaffirmed the mythical image of Vermont as a pastoral haven from the complexities of modern, 20th-century life. (
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Media: oil on canvas
Dimensions (h/w/d): 24 34 (61 86)