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Sod Shanty

Herschel C. Logan

Woodcut titled "Sod Shanty" by Herschel C. Logan. A black ink on rag paper woodcut showing a man sitting to the left of the open door of his sod house. Herschel C. Logan was born April 19, 1901, in Magnolia, Missouri. His family moved to Winfield, Kansas, shortly after his birth. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. A founding member of the Prairie Print Makers, Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California. He died in 1987.

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A Kansas Wheatfield

Herschel C. Logan

This artwork is a black ink on rice paper woodcut showing a field of haycocks at dusk or dawn. A Kansas Wheatfield was drawn by Herschel C. Logan, who was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri. Shortly after his birth, the family moved to Winfield, Kansas. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. He was a member of the Prairie Print Makers. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California.

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Lost Hope

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on rice paper woodcut showing a deserted oil derrick and a collapsing shed. Lost Hope was drawn by Herschel C. Logan, who was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri , and shortly after his birth the family moved to Winfield, Kansas. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. He was a member of the Prairie Print Makers. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California.

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Summer Evening

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on kid finish Bristol paper woodcut showing farm house nestled among trees. The sketch was used on the invitation to the Mid-Western Artists Exhibition in Kansas City in 1924. Summer Evening was drawn by Herschel C. Logan, who was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri, and shortly after his birth the family moved to Winfield, Kansas. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. He was a member of the Prairie Print Makers. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California.

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Summer Afternoon

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on long fiber bond paper woodcut showing two-story farm house with large cloud behind it. According to the artist, the sketch ?was used on several cards, invitations, etc. Summer Afternoon was drawn by Herschel C. Logan, who was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri , and shortly after his birth the family moved to Winfield, Kansas. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. He was a member of the Prairie Print Makers. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California.

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Twilight

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on rice paper woodcut showing two barns with a narrow footpath leading to them. The artist made this sketch on his old boyhood farm near Winfield. Twilight was drawn by Herschel C. Logan, who was born April 19, 1901 in Magnolia, Missouri , and shortly after his birth the family moved to Winfield, Kansas. He attended the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts for one year. Logan was a commercial and advertising artist in Salina, Kansas, until his retirement in 1968. He was a member of the Prairie Print Makers. After retirement, Logan moved to Santa Ana, California.

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Stone Bridge

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on kid finish Bristol paper woodcut of a stone bridge spanning a narrow, marshy creek, by Herschel Logan. It was used on the invitation to the Mid-Western Artists Exhibition in Kansas City in 1924. Logan, one of the Prairie Printmakers, executed this work in 1923. 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.

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Rainy Day

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on paper woodcut of a man sitting inside a barn door working while it rains outside, by Herschel Logan. Logan, one of the Prairie Printmakers, , executed this work in 1924, and said it was a sketch of a ?rainy day at the old boyhood farm 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. He worked as an advertising artist in Salina until his retirement in 1968. He moved to Santa Ana, California, in his retirement, where he died on December 8, 1987.

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Meditation

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on rice paper woodcut of a scene of a nude woman seated in front of a vase, by Herschel Logan. Logan, one of the Prairie Printmakers, executed this work in 1927, but said it was ?only a study.? 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, and 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.

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Geese

Herschel C. Logan

A black ink on long fiber board paper woodcut of four geese with water in the foreground, by Herschel Logan. One of the Prairie Printmakers, Logan executed this work in 1927, and said this was ?from a sketch done on the old boyhood farm 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. He worked as an advertising artist in Salina until his retirement in 1968. He moved to Santa Ana, California, where he died December 8, 1987.

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