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Landscape painting

1949.896 (RS120004)

Description

Polychrome view of colonial-style white clapboard church reflected in lake; evening in moonlight. Molded wood frame. Gilt overall, with gilt gesso beading applied to outer border of frame; inner border with bead-like carving.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1885-1930
Associated Building
Original to Hamilton House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
canvas
carving (processes)
gesso
gilding
molding (forming)
oak (wood)
oil paint (paint)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
American Colonial
canvas
Carved
carving (processes)
Church
churches (buildings)
Colonial Revival
crescents (shapes)
gesso
Gesso
Gilded
gilding
Lake
lakes (bodies of water)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
Molded
molding (forming)
Moon
Oak
oak (wood)
Oil on Canvas
oil paint (paint)
PAINTING
paintings (visual works)
Accession Number
1949.896
Credit Line
Bequest of Elizabeth R. Vaughan
GUSN
8060

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