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1991.1460 (RS20813)

Description

A rectangular, horizontal format view of Cogswell's Grant, with the house, grass and trees painted in shades of tan and brown; stone walls and stairs are painted in grey; the barn and the chimneys of the main house are in red; the view is looking east.

Details

Maker
Little, John B., Dr. (Maker)
Date
1941
Inscriptions
In black watercolor on the lower right of the image is: ""J.B.L./41"" On the reverse in the uper left is: ""COGSWELL'S GRANT, ESSEX/BY JOHN BERTRAM LITTLE/AGE 11"" In the lower right of the image is: ""PAINTED AT THE RIVERS SCHOOL, BROOKLINE/APRIL, MAY 1941""
Location of origin
Brookline, MA, USA
Associated Building
Subject Cogswell's Grant. Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
People and organizations
Cogswell's Grant
Dimensions
9.875 x 15.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.1460
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2980

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