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Overmantel-Landscape

1991.1323C (RS20814)

Description

Overmantel panel, originally set into paneling above a corner fireplace. Square panel with two large trees, a hunter in a long red coat and blue hat, standing beneath a tree on the far right, shooting at a running stag, at the far left; hounds chase a stag, one is attacking the injured animal. Several large birds fly above the trees. The artist is unknown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Inscriptions
Black marks on the reverse of the upper frame and repeated on the board backing reads: 2168f.1 .
Location of origin
Warren, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Building Component
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
landscapes (representations)
oil paint (paint)
oil paintings (visual works)
Overmantel
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
28 x 28 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1323C
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
11039

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