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Watercolor

1971.753 (RS117748)

Description

Polychrome watercolor of an outdoor rural scene with a house on a hill surrounded by shrubbery and trees; molded wooden frame with applied gesso and gilt; beaded outer border.

Details

Maker
Possibly Lanserfield, T. O. (Maker)
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Signed ""T.O. Lanserfield (?) in lower right corner; framing label on back ""No. 4491/FROM/ J. EASTMAN CHASE/Picture Frames/AND WORKS OF ART/No. 7 HAMILTON PLACE/BOSTON, MASS."" Owner's label/tag on back: ""E.W.M.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gesso
glass (material)
paper (fiber product)
watercolor (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
gesso
Gesso
Glass
glass (material)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Roof
roofs
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Unidentified Paper
Watercolor
watercolor (paint)
watercolors (paintings)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
19.5 x 24 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.753
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5434

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