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1998.1256 (RS22351)

Description

In this nighttime scene, the moon reflects on the river and two large trees are seen in the foreground. A row of trees is seen on both banks of the river and a large hill rises up in the background. The painting is mounted in a gilt frame.

Details

Maker
Tucker, Mary Geraldine, 1841-1922 (Maker)
Date
1852-1856
Inscriptions
On the back of the canvas is stamped: ""G. Rowney--/ Manufacturies/ London""
Location of origin
Wiscasset, ME, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
Object type
Art
Places
Maine (United States)
Maryland (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
crescents (shapes)
landscapes (representations)
Moon
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
Painted
painting (coating)
paintings (visual works)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
River
rivers
Tree
trees
Dimensions
27.5 x 34.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1256
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18571

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