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Jane Freilicher

(American, 1924-2014)
Rain Over the Potato Fields, 1959

oil on canvas, 38 1/4 x 43 5/8 inches

To learn more about Jane Freilicher, please see Italian Sunset.

The way a painting rises up from the depths that created it, emerging from the complication of human compulsion, distraction, fantasy, desire and irrelevancy within us, breaking mysteriously and inevitable into life, reminds me of the waves pulling away from the dark blue depths of the ocean to break with a thunderclap or a ripple upon the shore.

Artist's statement in the catalogue Fifth International Hallmark Art Award: The Question of the Future, Kansas City: Hallmark Cards, Inc. 1960. n.p.
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