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1971.588 (RS179423)

Description

Oil on canvas painting of a middle-aged fisherman smoking a pipe with a pensive look on face sitting in an empty dory holding the rudder; water and sky in background.

Details

Maker
Brown, J. G. (Maker)
Date
1878
Inscriptions
Brown paper label in ink handwritten ""Homeward Bound/J.G. Brown N.A./50 W 10th St. N.Y."" In pencil on top of frame ""Hall/Middle of Hall."" Canvas signed l.r. ""J.G. Brown NA/ N.Y. 1878.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
canvas
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
canvas
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
PICTURE
Dimensions
46 1/2 x 36 x 4 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.588
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5222

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