Landscape with Hunting Scene

Collection Type

  • Art

Date

1820

GUSN

GUSN-10776

Description

Figure of a young man kneeling on a rock. Behind him are two hunting dogs. The man is wearing a brown coat, grey cap, and red tie around his neck. Predominantly dark greens and browns, with cloudy sky visible through trees. Bits of fall foliage through painting. Frame: Deep cove molding with floral relief decoration in gesso.

Details

Descriptive Terms

paintings (visual works)
supports (artists' materials)
oil paint (paint)
hunting
PictureLandscapeOil
Particle Board
Hunting
Landscape

Inscription

Written in pencil on back of frame: ""E F Welch from Auntie"" and inside frame: ""by Alvin Fisher born in Needham, Mass.""

Maker

Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863 (Artist)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Art

Dimensions

16.875 x 14.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1941.207

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