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Fly Fishing on the Gaspe River

2006.44.816 (RS86684)

Description

Framed watecolor of a river scene with a man fliy fishing. The main is wearing a white shirt, green pants and a red hat. Rocks line the sides of the river and forested mountains are in the background.

Details

Maker
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951 (Artist)
Date
1928
Inscriptions
"F.W. Benson '28" (handwritten)
"551 Gaspe Salmon River / Frank W. Benson $500.00" (typed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
30 7/16 x 35 6/16 x 1 2/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.816
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180009

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