Georgia O’Keeffe, The Lawrence Tree

Georgia O’Keeffe, The Lawrence Tree, 1929, oil on canvas, 31 x 40″ (Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Connecticut)

This was painted in the summer of 1929 while visiting D.H. Lawrence at his Kiowa Ranch during O’Keeffe’s first trip to New Mexico. The tree stands in front of the house.

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Cite this page as: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Georgia O’Keeffe, The Lawrence Tree," in Smarthistory, November 25, 2015, accessed October 27, 2016,