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Title Colorado Winter
Date 1977
Collection Art and Crafts Collection
Object Name Painting
Catalog Number 1995.162.4
Description Framed Impressionistic style oil painting of four people skiing downhill in snow with snow-covered mountains in background. On back of canvas in handwriting is the name of the painting and a copyright statement: "Copyright and reproduction rights assigned by artist to Delta Air Lines, Inc., 1977."
Artist/Maker Laycox, Jack
Height (in) 36.5
Width (in) 30.25
Dimension Details Pieces: 1
Provenance One of a set of oil paintings by artist Jack Laycox commissioned by Delta Air Lines. Paintings were reproduced as Delta travel posters on display at airports, Delta offices and travel agencies, 1975-1986. Select paintings were also featured on playing cards.

Laycox's "Colorado Winter" painting was initially used for the"Ski Delta" poster introduced in 1977, then a cropped version was used for the "Sky Delta" poster introduced in 1986.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Denver, Co.
Colorado
West (U.S.)
Subjects Paintings
Skiing
Snow
Mountains
Winter
Winter sports
Credit line Delta Air Lines
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