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The Dunes at Wingaesheek Beach

Description

Landscape painting of the dunes at Wingaesheek Beach, in early modernist style. Beige, pink, green, and light blue. Gold frame with relief icanthus leaves in corner and dashes on border of frame.\n \n Oil on canvas painting of the sand dunes at Wingaesheek Beach.

Details

Maker
Freelon, Allan Randall, 1895 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1933
Inscriptions
Label on back of painting's frame, upper left corner: ""NORTH SHORE ARTS EXHIBITON/ OF GLOUCESTER/ ELEVENTH ANNUAL EXHIBITION/ 1933/ TITLE: SAND DUNES--WINGAERSHEEK/ ARTIST: ALLAN FREELON/ PRICE:SOLD/ RETURN ADDRESS: 40 CONCORD AVE./ CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS/ DELIVERED BY EXPRESS OR HAND: EXPRESS/ Work by members whose dues are unpaid will not be exhibited."" Label affixed to right edge of frame: ""NEWCOME-MACKLIN CO./ PICTURE FRAME MAKERS/ 45 WEST 27TH STREET/ NEW YORK/ PHONE BOGARDUS 7943"" Inscribed on back of frame in graphite:""9079- 24 x 30- MET 31- 75951 $35.00"" Stamped on back of stretcher: ""33 (?) Madson Co. (?)/ BROOKLYN, NY""
Location of origin
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Accession Number
1996.67
Credit Line
Bequest of Nancy Thayer Batchelder
GUSN
10778

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