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Landscape with Hunting Scene

Description

Figure of a young man kneeling on a rock. Behind him are two hunting dogs. The man is wearing a brown coat, grey cap, and red tie around his neck. Predominantly dark greens and browns, with cloudy sky visible through trees. Bits of fall foliage through painting. Frame: Deep cove molding with floral relief decoration in gesso.

Details

Maker
Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Artist)
Date
1820
Inscriptions
Written in pencil on back of frame: ""E F Welch from Auntie"" and inside frame: ""by Alvin Fisher born in Needham, Mass.""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
oil paint (paint)
supports (artists' materials)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Hunting
hunting
Landscape
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Particle Board
Picture
supports (artists' materials)
Dimensions
16.875 x 14.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1941.207
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
10776

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