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1998.137 (RS22579)

Description

Painting of three bunches of purple violets. Two on a counter surface and one in a shallow dish of water. A brown/gold background color surrounds the flowers and a gild matting and frame enclose the painting. Mounted on a 2 1/2 inch gild frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1860
Possibly
Inscriptions
Circular label on back of painting reads: ""Mark L. Hill,/Dealer in Picture Frames and Mouldings./130 and 132 Middle Street,/ Portland, Maine.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
PICTURE, STILL LIFE
still lifes
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
Dimensions
22.75 x 30.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.137
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
13907

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