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The Last of His Tribe Visiting the Hunting Grounds of His Forefathers

1940.309 (RS224162)

Description

Landscape with central lake, mountains in background. Two couples, fishing, seated on bank in foreground. Frame is ornate, oil gilded compo decoration. Has net underlayment for texture and to secure ornament. Corners have stylized leaf and scroll design

Details

Maker
Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Artist)
Date
1849
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Dimensions
32.75 x 41 x 3.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1940.309
Credit Line
Gift of Gertrude B. Coffin
GUSN
40519

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