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Old Lincoln House.

Description

More detailed than the usual Mrs. Fenno picture. Point of land with cluster of buildings and trees overlooking turquoise water. Predominantly blues and browns.

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Details

Collection Name
Original art collection
Collection Code
GC001
Dates
1870[?]
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
Dec. 12, 1935
Physical Description
1 painting oil
Dimensions
9 1/2"x 15" (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
ACCESS ID: 1185
Old ID: 1205.00
GUSN
165234
Reference Code
GC001.USMA.Swampscott.146

Historical/Biographical Note

The artist is Almira Torrey Fenno (Mrs. Isaac Fenno/Mrs. Felix Gendrot).

Record details

Originator
Gendrot, Almira Torrey Blake Fenno, 1834-1924 (artist)
Material Type
oil paintings (visual works)
paintings (visual works)
Places
Swampscott, Mass.
Notes
Notes on the back of the work: Torn down about the time the Ocean House was built. Probably painted by A.T.F. in the style which may have been hers before going into the studio of William Morris Hunt [1824-79].
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-G-401-ORAS03
Publications Referencing This Collection
// NY Historical Society p. 335..
// See Smith's, p. 50.
Physical Access Restrictions
Several tears and pinholes. Fragile.

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