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Landscape with Volcano

Description

Tempera painting of an erupting volcano at night. On the mat is a gold spear-like outline. In a black painted wood frame. Under glass with a white mat.

Details

Maker
The Picture Shop, Inc. (Framer)
Date
1900-1933
Inscriptions
Inscribed: G. Sommer + Figlio Napoli/Richter + C. Napoli. A framer's label reads: The Picture Shop, Inc., 65 Bromfield Street, Boston.
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
tempera
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
Painted
painting (coating)
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Tempera
tempera
Unidentified Paper
Volcano
volcanoes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
10.875 x 14 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1722
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12588

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