The Minnesota Historical Society preserves and makes available a wide range of materials chronicling Minnesota's history and culture. The goals of the Collections Department are to collect and preserve; provide access and interpretation; and engage in education and outreach. This blog is a tool to share these stories and let people know what is happening in the department.
This painting is simply titled, "Summer."
It was painted in 1905 by Alice LeDuc and is described as a summer rural landscape scene. It shows a grassy hill edges with trees is in the immediate foreground. In the distance is rural farmland dotted with farm buildings. The sky is hazy and green gray.