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Overmantel-Rabbit and Landscape

1991.766 (RS35107)

Description

Rectangular overmantel painting, landscape with crouching rabbit in profile surrounded by trees and bushes, painted on two joined boards.

Details

Maker
Franklin, D. B. (Maker)
Date
1877
Inscriptions
In pencil on board reverse: ""Painted by D. B. Franklin in 10 minutes Sept. 6th 1877 for Charles A. Johnson.""
Location of origin
USA, New England?
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
oil paint (paint)
painting (coating)
panels (wood)
Object type
Building Component
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Oil on Panel
oil paint (paint)
Overmantel
overmantels (interior wall components)
Painted
painting (coating)
paintings (visual works)
panels (wood)
Rabbit
Dimensions
18 x 38 x 1 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.766
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2575

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