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"Parlor at Vine Hill"

2014.62.1 (RS236709)

Description

Framed watercolor painting of a parlor interior. Large oriental rug in foreground with carved wooden sideboard at left and scroll back sofa with red upholstery at right. Parlor decorated with sculpture, ceramics, prints, paintings, and a guitar. Window hangings are a deep red with gold trim, one window has lace curtain panels. Painting framed with a wide tan mat and plain gold frame.

Details

Maker
Beach, Frances Antoinette, 1852- (Artist)
Date
1878
Inscriptions
"FAB" (White paint)
"THE MISSES BEACH HOUSE / VINE HILL, W. HARTFORD / by Frances A. Beach" (Blue ink)
Location of origin
CT
Material
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
West Hartford (Hartford county, Connecticut)
Descriptive terms
Painting
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
Dimensions
20 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 1 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.62.1
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
GUSN
302823

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