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1971.761 (RS117756)

Description

Ovoid view, reserve; river scene with single sailboat; two houses on shore to right of sailboat; mountains in background; wooden frame with applied gesso and gilt; scrolled border and elaborate foliate decoration.

Details

Maker
Goupil & Co (Manufacturer)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
Canvas maker stamped on back: ""GOUPIL & Co ARTIST'S COLOURMEN/289 BROADWAY/NEW-YORK."" Artist's signature may be covered by frame.
Location of origin
New York City, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
canvas
gesso
gilding
oil paint (paint)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Art
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
canvas
Coated Canvas
gesso
Gesso
Gilded
gilding
landscapes (representations)
Oil
oil paint (paint)
paintings (visual works)
Pastoral
pastoral
PICTURE, LANDSCAPE
Sailboat
sailboats
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
31.625 x 37 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.761
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5442

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