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Watercolor Seascape

1998.1231 (RS22343)

Description

Watercolor of seven pilings along the shore line reflected in the water below. In the background, a green strip of trees divides the water from the sky. Painting is framed in a dark wood frame.

Details

Maker
Foster, Ben, 1852-1926 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1890
Inscriptions
Painted in lower right hand corner: ""Ben Foster"" Original label on the back: ""Beacon Hill/ Prints./ From/ Celebrity Photo & Art Co./ 256 Boylston St.,/ Boston""
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
Picture
Seascape
seascapes
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
People and organizations
Celebrity Photo & Art Co.
Dimensions
22.75 x 14.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1231
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18533

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