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Description

Molded gilt wood frame enclosing an oil painting of Branduth Lake with hills in the background. Evergreen trees at the far left. Blue tones predominate, broadly painted, and backed with brown paper.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1950
Inscriptions
Handwritten in red: Branduth Lake for Ralph May, 986 Memorial Drive, Camb. A sticker from reads: Sprague-Hathaway Studios, West Somerville, Mass.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
canvas
gilding
molding (forming)
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
Gilded
gilding
Lake
lakes (bodies of water)
landscapes (representations)
Molded
molding (forming)
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
paintings (visual works)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Unidentified Paper
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
7.25 x 17.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1806
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12701

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